• Follow Us: 

What Is Ovarian Cancer and How Can You Fight It?

  By posted Nov 5th 2012
Healthy Living

According to a study conducted by the World Health Organisation, one in every 12 women in urban India will, potentially, suffer from cancer. The five main types of cancer that can affect a woman’s organs are cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal and vulvar. Among these, breast cancer is a leading cause behind the maximum number of cancer-related female deaths in India, closely followed by ovarian cancer. Ovarian cancer is more dangerous than any other cancers because the survival rate of a woman suffering from ovarian cancer is far lower than any other cancer that affects women, as it is difficult to detect in the early stages. Today, we take a look at this slow killer and tell you how you can prevent it. *Images courtesy: © Thinkstock photos/ Getty Images  

 

Spotlight

2015 Oscars: Fittest Celebrities on the Red Carpet

The 2015 Academy Awards witnessed some of the fittest Hollywood celebrities who dazzled on...

 Read More»

 

Health Star

Health Star of the Week: Vinay’s Healthy Weight Gain

Vinay was a skinny and underweight kid who had grown up watching Arnold Schwarzenegger and...

 Read More»

 

Food Facts

Why Should You Become a Vegetarian

Welcome to the vegetarian world! Vegetarians are frequently misunderstood as unconventional...

 Read More»

 

In Focus

Exam Fever

 

Editor's Pick

Most Popular

Across The Net