Leukemia types…

Leukemia, commonly known as Blood Cancer is of different types. Read on to know more about Leukemia and different types of Leukaemia More on differences between various types of Leukemia in our next post. To get a second opinion on your cancer,  from the best oncologists in the country, click here or write to us on care@cancerx.co.in To know the cost of cancer treatment in India from the top 10 cancer hospitals in India, click here Click here to get an estimated cost of leukaemia treatment in India,

What is Blood Cancer?

What is blood cancer? What are the types of blood cancers? A simple illustration below, explains at a glance explains blood cancer and its 3 main subgroups   To get a second opinion on your cancer,  from the best oncologists in India click here or write to us on care@cancerx.co.in To know the cost of cancer treatment in India from the top 10 cancer hospitals in India, click here

How does CanceRx help you?

Here’s how we help you at CanceRx. Get a second opinion on your cancer online from some of the best cancer doctors from some of the best cancer hospitals in India If you are undergoing treatment, validate your current treatment plan from some of the best oncologists in India If your cancer is metastatic, take a second opinion and discover newer drugs, get access to clinical trials Visit, https://cancerx.co.in, upload your medical reports or write to us at care@cancerx.co.in to know more

Doctor….I have already smoked for 10 odd yrs…damage done!! So why to stop it now????

A very practical and intelligent query indeed!!! Well, just because we are discussing this after 10 years of smoking,  it clearly means, damage or no damage, the manifestation of the dreaded disease “cancer” is still not obvious. So we still have a chance, knowing that we are toying with a definite killer! Not all carcinogen exposure (read tobacco/ smoking, etc) may have a defined window period. There is a possibility, that it may damage your genetic structure. Changes in the genetic structure alter the natural cell division resulting in uncontrolled cell growth. This uncontrolled cell growth manifests as cancer of any…

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What role do stem cells, Bone marrow Transplantation play in blood cancer treatment?

Bone marrow transplantation is the treatment of choice for Leukemia, Multiple Myeloma, Myelodysplastic syndrome and other cancers commonly known as blood cancers. To know more, Watch Anisha Soin, CanceRx in conversation with Dr. Rahul Bhargava, unit head hematology  at Fortis Hospital. blood cancer treatment, bone marrow transplant. Leukemia Treatment. Blood cancer doctor, best blood cancer doctor in India, Best hematologist in NCR, Delhi, Gurgaon

Are Childhood cancers different from Adult Cancers?

Are Childhood cancers different from Adult Cancers? What are the symptoms? Can Childhood cancers be prevented? Childhood cancers or Paediatric cancers are biologically different from adult cancers. They grow faster than most adult cancers. Factors which trigger cancer or cause childhood cancers are different from those causing adult cancers, for example, smoking a leading cause of adult lung cancer is not a cause for childhood lung cancer. Most Paediatric cancers are nonhereditary and happen due to genetic mutations of growing up cells, though pollution, exposure to radiation, chemicals are also contributory factors in a few cases. The most common childhood…

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If a cancer is incurable today…should we treat it??

The most common question some patient ask us, oncologists or cancer doctors is: If my type of cancer is incurable and if cancer treatment will only delay the ultimate, should I be undergoing treatment at all ?? A logical question…that needs a practical answer. Not all cancers are completely curable in today’s world. We still like to treat most, if not all cancers.   A couple of reasons, which would shed light on why cancer treatment is important… 1. Treatment can obtain good local control, which is the only way forward for a possible cure in the future. 2. Treatments available today…

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an opportunity to spread the word about the importance of breast health and early detection of breast cancer. During this time, many national and international organizations raise funds to increase awareness, fund breast cancer research and help women with breast cancer pay for their treatments. Founded officially in 1985 as a partnership between the American Cancer Society and the pharmaceutical division of Imperial Chemical Industries, which produces many oncology drugs, the goal of the month was to promote mammography as the most effective way to screen for breast cancer. Yet, the history of Breast…

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