‘Stem cell transplant gives new lease of life’

It is said that every five minutes, somebody in India is being diagnosed with blood cancer, thalassemia or aplastic anemia. Many patients are children and young people whose only chance of recovery is a stem cell donation. Continue Reading

DMK general secretary Anbazhagan critical

The health condition of DMK general secretary K Anbazhagan (98), who was admitted to the Apollo Hospital here on 24 February, is said to have become critical. Continue Reading

Reduce cancer treatment cost: Venkaiah to pvt sector

‘Cancer is the second biggest cause of death in India. It has killed more than double the number of people in 2016 than in 1990,’ said Vice President Venkaiah Naidu after inaugurating Apollo Hospitals’ Proton Cancer Centre here. Continue Reading