Building Immunity Against COVID-19

While COVID-19 is a widespread virus affecting a large part of the world right now, you can take certain steps to build up your immunity against it and decrease your risk of contracting the illness. Many of them are simple, everyday habits you can build to keep yourself and others safe.   Maintain a balanced diet This is an important aspect for cancer patients in general, and can overall build immunity – not just against COVID. Balancing different food groups is key to keeping your body vitals in check, like getting enough carbs for energy, but not too much so…

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Colon Cancer: What Is It?

                        Colon cancer goes by multiple names, including bowel cancer and colorectal cancer. Though the majority of people affected by it are over the age of 60, you could still be at risk. So, here’s what you need to know about one of the most common cancers in the world. What is colon cancer? Colon cancer occurs when cells in your bowels – your intestines – mutate or multiply abnormally, forming a tumour. Most of the time, it is colon polyps that develop into cancers; polyps are harmless clumps…

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Second Opinion for your Cancer Diagnosis

Online Second Opinion for your cancer Diagnosis? Do we really need one? And how does it help? Cancer is a dreaded disease. A cancer diagnosis often sounds like a death knell. How does a cancer patient know what is the right treatment for him?  How does he know, that the treatment plan such as chemotherapy, surgery suggested is the best for him? Or is there another line of treatment that can help? Comprehensive cancer care centers are in the top 8-9 cities only whereas many cancer patients live in smaller towns, cities, which may not have the best cancer doctors.…

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Dr Ajitabh Srivastava talks about Liver transplant surgery, survival, facts and a lot more

Liver Transplant survival, facts and a lot more Dr. Ajitabh Srivastava, liver transplant specialist at Fortis hospital Gurgaon, talks about the liver transplant surgery, survival rates…and a lot more.   Exploring a second opinion for liver cancer , liver transplant, not only helps with sufficient information, but it also helps you make the right decision for your cancer treatment after careful consideration. To get a 2nd opinion from our expert panel of oncologists, login to and signup on the patient sign-in the header. Click to get a 2nd opinion or book an appointment with Dr. Ajitabh Srivastava Post simple signup…

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CanceRx, second opinion on cancer, featured in Hindustan Times

CanceRx offers a free online second opinion on cancer. We help cancer patients with free online second opinions on their cancer treatment! If you undergoing cancer treatment,  click here to validate your current treatment plan. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer, connect with us for a second opinion on your prognosis and treatment plan. Take a second medical opinion from the best cancer doctors, in India, for your cancer diagnosis, write to us on Thank you Hindustan Times for covering CanceRx as change makers.

What is CanceRx?

Solving the cancer conundrum! CanceRx is aiming to solve the growing problem of cancer. Worldwide there is a dearth of well qualified trained oncologists. In India, the number of oncologists stands at a dismal 2000 for a country with 1.2 billion people. The only way to solve the cancer conundrum is online.  CanceRx aims to connect cancer patients to some of the best oncologists in the country, who can offer them 2nd opinions on their cancer treatment. The platform aims to help patients via a 2nd opinion by a panel of medical, surgical and radiation oncologists. For patients who have just been diagnosed with…

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Myraids RiskScore Test for Breast Cancer

Myriad’s riskScore test for breast cancer risk adds a second layer of precision in breast cancer testing and diagnosis Less than 10 % of women undergoing genetic testing for breast cancer test positive for any of all the 11 genes known to directly impact breast cancer risk. Myriad’s new riskScore assessment test looks at the balance 90 %. Myriad’s new risk Score genetic test is designed to quantify a woman’s five-year and lifelong risk of developing breast cancer. In practice it is a follow up test. The risk Score test is indicated for women with a family history of breast cancer that don’t carry mutations in any of the key genes, like BRCA1/2. Instead, it looks at 80 point mutations (SNPs) that have a bearing…

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