Integrate cervical cancer screening in national programmes

On the eve of 10 year of  anniversary of cervical cancer prevention in India, eHEALTH spoke exclusively with the experts

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Jute Sanitary Napkins Helps Prevent Cervical Cancer

The National Jute Board (NJB) in collaboration with the Indian Institute of Technology – Kharagpur is developing innovative jute-based sanitary

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Providing Customised Cancer Care

Cancer Genetics Inc (CGI) is partnering with clinical organisations in the country to increase awareness and access to customised cancer

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Cancer type different for rich and poor: Study

According to a recent study, certain cancers are more concentrated in areas with high poverty, while other cancers arise more

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Fortis Hiranandani Hospital enters Guinness Book

The hospital screened 751 women for cervical cancer in 8 hours surpassing a US hospital record Navi Mumbai:  Fortis foundation in

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Technology on the Go

Philips lightens the life of women with their initiative called ‘Asha Jyoti’, outreaching a large number of masses along with

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Cancer detection and cervical cancer treatment using Mobile Tele-medicine Unit

This paper was received for the eHealth track of eIndia 2010 (http://www.eindia.net.in) held at HICC Hyderabad between August 6 and 8th, 2010. The paper was submitted by M.C.Kartha, Project Manager, Centre for Development of Advanced Computing; D. Dinu, Sr. Project Engineer, Centre for Development of Advanced Computing; K.S. Arun Kumar, Project Engineer, Centre for Development of Advanced Computing

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Cervical cancer, 8 HPV types in focus

Scientists have identified the eight human papillomavirus (HPV) types responsible for more than 90% of cervical cancer cases worldwide and say they should be the targets for the next generation of vaccines.

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“IT applications serve as the backbone of our operations” : Dr Sumit Dutta, General Manager – Quest Diagnostics, India

As the Vice President and General Manager of Quest Diagnostics, Dr Sumit Dutta is responsible for creating an environment of quality, integrity and success for patients, customers and employees. Today, Quest Diagnostics is one of the largest pathology laboratories in the world.

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States asked to stop HPV vaccine project

The Centre has advised the state governments to suspend the human papilloma virus vaccine programme in the wake of reports of violation of ethical guidelines and exploitation during the clinical trials of the vaccine for preventing cervical cancer among women.

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