Sunburn, Dr Vikas Goswami

Dodge the sun to protect your skin from Sunburn

Sunburn is no fun Dr.Vikas Goswami, suggests that if you are going to spend time out-of-the-house on hot summer days, remember that sunscreen is your best friend. But it is likely that most of the times we forget to wear one. And the consequences can be dangerous. So if you think suntan is trendy and plan[…]

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Leukemia Cancer Awareness Month

Causes Certain genetic disorders People exposed to high level of radiations Certain chemical exposure like Benzene. Smoking Family history. People with medical conditions like pneumonia, sinusitis, chronic osteoarthritis, etc. have a slightly higher risk of developing leukemia Symptoms Swelling and pain on the left side of the abdomen Swollen lymph nodes that usually don’t hurt[…]

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Signs and symptoms of breast cancer

Signs and symptoms of breast cancer:- A lump in the breast – the most common first sign A lump in the armpit (axilla): Sometimes small, hard lumps in the armpit Changes in breast shape or size Skin changes: skin of the breast may become dimpled or puckered. Nipple changes: Normal nipples that suddenly become inverted

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Are you at risk of colon cancer ?

Colon cancer is one of the common cancer in men and women in India.  It is a cancer of lower part of digestive system or large intestine. Cancer develops when cells grow uncontrollably and do not die like a normal cell. Although scientists do not know the exact reason behind this unusual behavior of cells[…]

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Are you at risk for Lung Cancer ?

Lung Cancer is one of the most common Cancer worldwide. Symptoms can be chronic cough, blood in sputum, change in voice , weight loss or distant symptoms like bone pain or seizure etc. Most common cause of lung cancer is smoking. Smoking: In India apart from cigarette smoking other forms of smoking like bidi, Hukka,[…]

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5 most common types of Cancers in India

Single word that is significantly more overwhelming than the death itself and gobbles up a person from within is Cancer. Consistently, around 800,000 new cancer patients get enlisted with the National Cancer Registry Program in India. About half a million deaths happen because of cancer and the situation is getting even worse day by day.[…]