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iDiva - 10/30/2014 13:31:14

The A to Z of Breast Cancer: Symptoms, Treatment and Care

The A to Z of Breast Cancer: Symptoms, Treatment and Care Last year Angelina Jolie shocked the entire world with the revelation of her voluntarily having undergone a double mastectomy (surgical removal of both breasts) to reduce her risk of getting breast cancer. In India, around one lakh new breast cancer cases are reported every year. That’s why... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 04/17/2014 08:00:00

Head & Neck Cancer: Symptoms & Risk Factors

Head & Neck Cancer: Symptoms & Risk Factors Head and neck cancers are tumours that occur in the head and neck region. Such cancers are said to occur in areas that include the oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, thyroid, and salivary glands. The cancer of the head and neck is the fifth most common cancer in the... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 01/01/2014 07:00:00

Symptoms of Cervical Cancer

Symptoms of Cervical Cancer Cervical Cancer symptoms are often misinterpreted as PMS or Ovulation pains. The biggest difficulty in Cervical cancer is that it hardly shows any symptoms, not until it reaches a advanced stage, though it differs from woman to woman. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 10/07/2013 18:00:00

Signs of Breast Cancer and Breast Self Examination (BSE)

Signs of Breast Cancer  and Breast Self Examination (BSE) One of the most common cancers in India, breast cancer accounts for 28 to 35 per cent of all cancers in women in major cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore and Chennai. One of the most important reasons is misinformation or no awareness at all. Experts suggest that early detection of breast cancer... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 10/07/2013 08:00:00

Cancer: Side Effects of Cancer Treatment

Cancer: Side Effects of Cancer Treatment Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy form a part of the standardised regimen for curing or palliating cancer symptoms. Traditional chemotherapeutic agents act by killing cells that divide rapidly, one of the main properties of most cancer cells. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 05/21/2013 06:00:00

Cancer of the Lymph Gland: What is Lymphoma?

Cancer of the Lymph Gland: What is Lymphoma? Over the last couple of years, Lymphoma Cancer – a form of cancer in the circulatory system has been increasingly reported in India. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 05/02/2013 16:00:00

Top 3 Yoga Asanas for Your Breasts

Top 3 Yoga Asanas for Your Breasts Stastics show that 1 out of 20 women are breast cancer survivors or are in the middle of dealing with this breast disorder. Breast cancer symptoms vary extensively — from lumps to swelling of the breasts to changes in the skin on breasts — and many breast cancer sufferers, at times, have no... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 02/22/2013 07:00:00

What are the Hidden Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer ?

What are the Hidden Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer ? Ovarian cancer is a growing disease that is taking women by surprise in the recent years. Along with breast cancer, ovarian cancer should be watched out for as ovarian cancer too, is a silent killer. Dr. Shruti Bhatia, Senior Consultant with Gynae Oncology from Action Cancer Hospital in New Delhi... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 06/11/2012 06:30:00

Spotting Lung Cancer Symptoms

Spotting Lung Cancer Symptoms Lung cancer is one of the commonest malignant neoplasms worldwide. Fast becoming responsible for the most cancer deaths, globally, lung cancer must not be taken lightly. With increasing prevalence of smoking, lung cancer has reached epidemic proportions in India. As with most cancers, the earlier... Continue Reading »

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