Shailaja, as a young girl would smoke 20 cigarettes in a day with her friends in secret. As a youngster in her early 20s, she saw her mother and father succumb to cancer. Many years later it was her turn, surrounded by us doctors, we did tell her that she had a lump in her lung.
Harish was a medical doctor. Did all the right things, ate well, daily exercises, followed everything under the sun, and always felt proud that he was a doctor and his health was perfect and would always be so, he was overweight and did not pay much attention to it.
Reshma, at the age of eighteen noticed a pink bump near her scalp. She tried to treat herself as she thought it was acne but when the size started increasing than she met a dermatologist (a skin specialist). A biopsy was done. Then she noticed lymph nodes on her neck.
Glioblastoma Awareness Day is officially designated on July 20, 2022. The day's purpose is to raise awareness about Glioblastoma and bring attention to those who have lost their lives and those who live with it.
Ultraviolet Radiation causes damage to the skin, eyes, lip, can lead to premature aging of the skin, abnormal changes in the texture of the skin and suppresses the immune system. Millions of people around the world are affected with melanoma and non melanoma skin cancers annually.
TESTICULAR CANCERS are represented by testicular germ cell tumors (TGCTs), which include Seminoma and non-seminoma histological types. TGCT is common among males in the age group between 15 and 34 years and after 50 years of age.
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors are benign tumors that occur in the gastrointestinal tract, it begins in the digestive system. They mostly occur in the stomach and small intestine. A GIST is a growth of cells they form from a special type of nerve cells.
Hello! Everyone, People think that Cancer is a dreadful disease. As a doctor I would say this is an old notion, today any type of cancer is treatable.
Survivors and victims of tobacco –related diseases are playing a significant role in narrating and educating the common man on tobacco-control, otherwise the ill effects of smoking they need to face. This time for a change let’s see a woman who has been a smoker from fifth standard and now 30 years of age the problems she faced on being a smoker.
Teja Singh, was happily enjoying his college Old Students Association Meet and was perfectly alright but had hypertension and a fatty liver for which he would get his Ultrasound and blood reports done once in three months. That day also he got his blood reports done. The tests results were good. So he back to his routine life, went abroad on his office work.