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All you need to know about Mammography

Dr. Shelly Sharma Mammography is the procedure of obtaining X-ray picture of breasts. It is a reliable and universally accepted test for early detection of breast cancer (screening) as well as for diagnosis of breast complaints. It...

How to cut down on sugar?

Dr. Shelly Sharma We are all aware of the  the negative effects excessive sugar consumption can have on our health. Excessive intake of sugars increases the production of fat in the body. Increased production of fat in...

RADIATION-the ray of hope!

  Dr. Aditi Tanwar Radiation Oncologist Dharamshila Cancer Hospital, New Delhi     Radiation therapy is one of the modalities of cancer treatment apart from surgery and chemotherapy that uses beams of intense energy to kill cancer...

Biopsy in lung cancer: Myths and Facts

Dr. Ullas Batra Consultant Radiologist Rajeev Gandhi Cancer Hospital. New Delhi “…….Unaware of the truth, she lay burrowed from the exam, Beneath her skin, in her lung lives a large tumor, By the time the needle bubbled...

Cancer in Kids

    Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit Principal Consultant- Medical Oncology & Centre Head Max Multi-speciality Center, Noida Max Super-Speciality Hospital, Vaishali           WHY CANCER IS INCREASING IN KIDS TODAY AND WHAT CAN WE DO...

Molecular Dignostics in Oncology

Dr. Moushumi Suryavanshi  M.D (Pathology), Ph.D. (Cellular & Molecular Oncology) Senior Consultant Molecular Diagnostics  Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Center Delhi, India         The field of molecular has arisen from the convergence of work by...

Lung Cancer in Non-Smokers

  Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit Principal Consultant- Medical Oncology & Centre Head Max Multi-speciality Center, Noida Max Super-Speciality Hospital, Vaishali     CHANCES OF LUNG CANCER IN NON SMOKERS Lung Cancer is becoming increasingly common worldwide. The increase...

About Radiation Therapy

  Dr. Manoj Kumar Sharma HOD and Senior Consultant ( Radiation Oncology) Fortis Hospital, Noida     What is radiation therapy? Radiation therapy is basically treatment with x ray’s and gamma rays, mostly for cancerous conditions, although...

Questions to ask Oncologist post being diagnosed with Cancer

  Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit Principal Consultant- Medical Oncology & Centre Head Max Multi-speciality Center, Noida Max Super-Speciality Hospital, Vaishali   What happens on your first oncology visit? At the first appointment, the oncologist will diagnose you and...

Stones in the Urinary System

Dr. Manu Gupta MBBS, MS, DNB, MNAMS, M.Ch. (Urology) Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow Dr. Manu Gupta is an eminent urologist presently working as Senior Consultant, Department of Urology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi....