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IIT Roorkee finds new method to detect breast and ovarian cancer

Researchers at the IIT Roorkee have identified a new method to detect two of the worst forms of cancer in women – breast and ovarian cancer. The research published in the journal, ‘FASEB Bioadvances’ details the use of whole saliva as a body fluid for early detection of breast and ovarian cancers, as opposed to ..

California Hospital apologizes to women secretly filmed

Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa, California has issued an apology to 80 women this week who have filed lawsuits claiming they were unknowingly filmed during gynaecological surgeries. Women were accidentally recorded by motion-activated cameras installed in operating rooms in an intention to catch someone who had been stealing drugs. Although some patients and medical ..

Tamil Nadu adjudged as Best State in Organ Donation at 9th Indian Organ Donation Day

On 27th of November, Tamil Nadu has been adjudged the Best State in Organ Donation at the 9th Indian Organ Donation Day (IODD-2018) in New Delhi by the Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare. It’s fourth time in a row, the state has received the best-performing state award for organ donation. Tamil Nadu is ..