Saturday, January 28, 2023

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Cancer cases, deaths increased in India between 2020 & 2022: Govt

Estimated cancer cases and mortality due to it have increased in the country between 2020 and 2022, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya told the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, citing official data.According to the National Cancer Registry Programme of the...

Nagaland highest pan masala consumer in India

PAN MASALA PREVALENCE AT 21%; TOBACCO USE AMONGST YOUTH AT 42% With 21% prevalence, Nagaland has the highest consumption of pan masala with tobacco in the country. This was disclosed by Dr. C. Teheo while addressing a state-level workshop for...

Gynaecologists trained on ‘screening of cervical cancer’

Gynaecologists serving in district hospitals in the state were trained on “screening and treatment of cervical cancer” by specialists at NHAK, Kohima on February 19.A press release from the state NCD Cell (NPCDCS), department of H&FW, informed that during...