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  • Cancer

    HealthOct 11, 2018, 4:49 PM IST

    Cancer alarm in the Middle East countries

    The top five cancers in males in UAE are Colorectal, Prostate, Non-Hodgkins, Brain cancer and Leukaemia. Top five cancers in females in UAE are Breast, Colorectal, Thyroid, Cervix and Leukaemia. Most women suffering from cancer worldwide are affected by breast cancer and the number of patients is on the rise in UAE.

  • thyroid patient

    Apr 16, 2017, 5:27 AM IST

    Kerala hospitals over-diagnosing thyroid cancer cases?

    An upsurge of thyroid cancer cases in Kerala is causing angst among doctors. Scientists are now suggesting that it is merely a case of over diagnosis since Kerala has some of the finest healthcare facilities in India. So is an epidemic of over diagnosis the real reason behind an upsurge in cases of thyroid cancer in the state?