• Jimmy Carter, former US president, reveals he has cancer

    Former US President Jimmy Carter says recent liver surgery revealed that he has cancer and it has spread to other parts of his body.

  • 'Hair to Help' cancer patients

    Around 30 young girls come for a small hair donation drive titled 'Hair to Help' at the KMC Sports Complex arranged by Pakistan Youth Forum (PYF).

  • 'Softener' may help kill cancers

    It may be possible to "soften-up" cancers before hitting them with chemotherapy drugs, researchers suggest.

  • 'Human breast milk trade' health warning

    Human breast milk being bought online by fetishists, bodybuilders and cancer patients is a danger to health, UK researchers say.

  • betel nut chewers

    Asia's deadly secret: The scourge of the betel nut

    Betel nut, used by almost a tenth of the world's population, not only gives people a buzz equivalent to six cups of coffee and is used variously as a symbol of love, marriage and a cure for indigestion and impotence but also leads tens of thousands to an early grave

  • Cancer Care for the Developing World

    MORE than four decades ago, US President Richard Nixon, inspired by early and encouraging results that showed that chemotherapy could cure diseases such as acute lymphoblastic leukemia and Hodgkin's lymphoma, declared “war on cancer.”

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