Cancer to kill 10 million people in 2018 despite better prevention

Cancer to kill 10 million people in 2018 despite better prevention

Cancer will kill nearly 10 million people this year, experts said Wednesday (Sep 12), warning the disease's global burden continues to rise in spite of better prevention and earlier diagnosis.
Astellas Oncology C3 Prize returns for third year

Astellas Oncology C3 Prize returns for third year

Astellas Pharma has announced the launch of the third annual Astellas Oncology C3 Prize (Changing Cancer Care), a global challenge aimed at inspiring non-treatment ideas that may improve cancer care for patients and their loved ones.
J&J baby powder litigation takes new focus with asbestos claims

J&J baby powder litigation takes new focus with asbestos claims

A US$117 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson and a supplier could open a new front for thousands of cases claiming the widely-used product caused cancer, legal experts and plaintiffs lawyers said on Monday (Apr 16).
Fake anticancer drugs found circulating in the market

Fake anticancer drugs found circulating in the market

Before the scandal of VN Pharma’s fake anticancer products could not cool down, Vinaca Co., Ltd.’s similar drug made from bamboo charcoal powder caused a huge stir.
New FWD policy to pay cancer treatment upon diagnosis

New FWD policy to pay cancer treatment upon diagnosis

FWD Vietnam has launched "FWD Cancer Care," a new life insurance product that pays fir the entire cancer treatment after diagnoses at any stage.
The AI that helps doctors spot cancer

The AI that helps doctors spot cancer

Top Data Science is developing AI to detect prostate cancer, a solution that could very well change the face of modern healthcare.
Siemens Vietnam fights breast cancer

Siemens Vietnam fights breast cancer 1

Siemens Vietnam Company has cooperated with Vietnamese Radiology Society for early detection of breast cancer
Siemens puts breast cancer into focus

Siemens puts breast cancer into focus

Siemens Vietnam Company has launched a campaign to raise breast cancer awareness in Vietnam.
Coke, Pepsi claim no cancer-causing substances in Vietnam products

Coke, Pepsi claim no cancer-causing substances in Vietnam products

Regarding the global concern that their products contain a cancer-causing substance, Coca-Cola Vietnam, and PepsiCo Vietnam have claimed that there are no such substances in their beverages that are manufactured and distributed in Vietnam.
Aspirin could beat cancer spread: Australian study

Aspirin could beat cancer spread: Australian study

Aspirin and other household drugs may inhibit the spread of cancer because they help shut down the chemical "highways" which feed tumours, Australian researchers announced on Tuesday.
Project boosts cancer awareness

Project boosts cancer awareness

Health experts on October 16 called on the community to take action against cancer at the launch for a communication programme for the prevention of the disease in women.
GE Healthcare to invest $1 billion in new oncology solutions

GE Healthcare to invest $1 billion in new oncology solutions

GE Healthcare, the health business of General Electric (GE), has announced its plans to dedicate $1 billion of its total research&development budget over the next five years to expand its advanced cancer diagnostic and molecular imaging capabilities, as well as its world-class technologies for the manufacture of biopharmaceuticals and for cancer research.
Coffee's anti-cancer link explained: study

Coffee's anti-cancer link explained: study

Coffee has been shown to reduce the risk of skin cancer by helping kill off damaged cells that could otherwise turn into tumors, according to a US study published on Monday.
Aspirin sharply reduces cancer risk: study

Aspirin sharply reduces cancer risk: study

A small, daily dose of aspirin significantly diminishes the risk of death from a wide range of cancers, according to a landmark study released Tuesday.
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