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Does breastfeeding lowers your risk of developing breast cancer?

Breastmilk provides a complete nourishment to your baby and therefore doctors always recommend breastfeeding for at least 6 months for better health of baby and mother. Today on the honor of breastfeeding week, we are going to discuss, does breast cancer lowers your risk of developing breast cancer? The answer is yes, the woman who [...]

All you need to know about soft tissue sarcoma treatment

What is soft tissue sarcoma? The word sarcoma means malignant tumour. Soft tissue sarcoma is a type of cancer that begins in soft tissues like fat, muscle, nerves, fibrous tissues, blood vessels, or deep skin tissues. Most sarcomas start in arms or legs but they can also be found in trunk, head and neck area, [...]

Ovarian cancer: A Silent Killer in Women

Ovarian cancer is amongst the deadliest silent killer in women as it’s symptoms does not appear in early stage. It ranks 5th in cancer deaths among women and causes more deaths than any other women cancer types. In most of the cases, it is discovered after spreading within pelvis and abdomen. At this stage, it [...]

Precautions to be taken before, during and after breast cancer surgery

Breast cancer develops due to uncontrolled growth of cells in the breast. There are various types of breast cancer. It depends on area in which cells of breast turn into cancer. In India, for every 2 women diagnosed newly with breast cancer, 1 woman dies. In India, it is the most common cancer in women [...]

What precautions Prolife Cancer Centre is taking for our patients to protect them from COVID-19

At Prolife Cancer Center, we take all the possible precautions for our patients, staff and visitors to protect them from COVID-19 from the beginning of pandemic COVID-19. Cancer patients are usually at more risk of getting infected to such infection as their immunity system is weakned due to cancer treatment. Therefore at our cancer hospital, [...]

Precautions that cancer patient should take during unlock phase

As states begin to lift lockdown, people are beginning to venture out in public more frequently. But due to this risk of getting infected to novel coronavirus for cancer patient also increased. In such situation, is it safe to go in public? How social distancing can be maintained? Here are some tips for cancer patients [...]

FAQ: Coronavirus and Patients with Cancer

Get answers to all your questions about coronavirus (COVID-19) precautions and cancer care. Who is at higher risk of getting infected to COVID-19? Adults with age 60+ and those having serious chronic diseases like include heart disease, diabetes, lung disease and cancer are at higher risk of getting sick from COVID-19. Patients who are immunocompromised [...]

Information About COVID-19 for Breast Cancer Patients

What is COVID-19? COVID-19 causes due to Coronavirus which is a family of viruses that can cause common colds, as well as more serious respiratory diseases such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS). It can be primarily through respiratory droplets that come from coughing or sneezing. Virus has capability [...]

Rehabilitation for Head and Neck Cancer Survivors

HNC cure is sometimes very dreadful. Many of the cancer survivors faces physical and psychological problems after cancer treatment. Most common problems faced by HNC survivors include: Fear of tumour progression Swallowing Difficulty in talking Swelling in the neck Decreased sense of taste Most patients accept the physical facial defects and lack of optimal function [...]

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We aim to eliminate fear of cancer, says Dr. Sumit Shah, surgical oncologist

What prompted you to start free services as cancer treatment is expensive? It is true, that cancer when detected, is financially draining and burdening for the patient. The treatment costs are very high and many delay their treatment or avoid it due to expensive surgery costs. However, there are government schemes that allow a patient [...]

सावध ऐका … कॅन्सरच्या हाका !

कॅन्सर हा शब्द उच्चारता क्षणी माणसाच्या मनामध्ये एक अनामिक भिती निर्माण होते.अन नानाविध प्रश्नाची मालिका सुरु होते . ती भिती अनाठायी नसतेच मुळी... का होतो? कशामुळे होतो? लक्षणे कोणती ? मला होऊ नये म्हणून मी काय करू ? अशा प्रश्न चक्रव्यूहात आपण अडकतो अन ते स्वाभाविकही आहे. अशाच स्वरूपाच्या आत्यंतिक वेगानं पसरत चाललेल्या ब्रेस्ट कॅन्सर [...]

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