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Britain begins world’s largest blood test trial for 50 types of cancer

LONDON: Britain’s state-run National Health Service will on Monday begin the world’s biggest trial of Grail’s flagship Galleri blood test that can be used to detect more than 50 types of cancer before symptoms appear. The Galleri test looks at

Drama writer Asma Nabeel passes away

KARACHI: Drama writer, producer, poet and creative consultant Asama Nabeel passed away on Thursday after a prolonged battle with cancer. Asma Nabeel was a screenwriter, poet, producer and creative consultant. She has written scripts for Pakistani dramas such as ‘Khuda

Nadia Jamil is ‘officially cancer free’, shares heartfelt note on fighting the battle

Nadia Jamil, who was last year diagnosed with breast cancer, has recently announced that she has defeated the battle against cancer. Taking it to Instagram, the actress while announcing she is ‘officially a cancer-free patient’, wrote, ” “All tests cancer

Dr Yasmin Rashid hailed for fight against COVID-19 despite cancer battle

LAHORE: Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid has received praised on social media for fighting the coronavirus pandemic despite facing her personal struggle with cancer. Dr Rashid reportedly underwent breast cancer surgery five months back. The treatment was successful and

Sanjay Dutt opens up about his battle with cancer

MUMBAI: Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt has confirmed he is suffering from cancer after weeks of speculation by Indian media. In a video posted on Instagram, while talking about his disease, Sanjay Dutt said that he would beat cancer soon. The

Cancer-boosting cells multiply with age, says study

TOKYO: A new study has found that the cancer-boosting cells multiply with age as these cells produce debris that accumulates as we age. The research shows that one of these metabolic throwaways plays a potentially deadly role in the development

Deceased cancer patient at PIMS added to COVID-19 list

ISLAMABAD: While the discrepancies between test results of government hospitals and private laboratories have not been resolved, a case has emerged of such discrepancies between PIMS and NIH laboratory. Mazhar Saleem, aged 38, passed from away from cancer at PIMS

Irrfan Khan opens up on his health after cancer treatment

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan recently opened up about his health. Irrfan shared he is not very sure how he feels and is “cleaning the clutter away from noise.” Irrfan Khan returned to India in April last year after undergoing treatment

Swedish band Roxette singer dies aged 61

STOCKHOLM: Singer Marie Fredriksson of Swedish pop duo Roxette died on Monday at the age of 61 after having spent years battling cancer. Roxette produced several international hits including four U.S. number ones with “It Must Have Been Love”, from

Former Karachi police chief Shahid Hayat passes away

KARACHI: Former police chief and Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Director Shahid Hayat passed away on Tuesday. The former police chief was suffering from cancer since a long time and was undergoing treatment at a local hospital. He was 54. His

Seven Ways To Prevent And Cure Cancer!

KARACHI: Cancer, a disease, also called malignancy is the development of abnormal growth of cells that has the ability to destroy normal body tissue. There are more than 100 types of cancer, including breast cancer, skin cancer, lung cancer, colon

Cancer is the leading cause of deaths in developed regions

PARIS: Cancer has turned into the main source of death in rich nations, overwhelming surpassing coronary illness, as indicated by the after effects of two milestone, decade-long worldwide reviews of health patterns released on Tuesday.  Cardiovascular Diseases (CVD) remains the main