Dr. Mane Medical Foundation and Research Center

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Most common cancer in Indian women: Breast Cancer

Most common cancer in Indian women: Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in India and accounts for 25-32% of all cancers in women. In most of the major cities like Mumbai, Thiruvanantapuram, Chennai, Bangalore Breast cancer is the most common cancer and in rural areas it is the second most common cancer in women. According to National cancer …

Indian women suffer from cancer more than men

Indian women suffer from cancer more than men

While worldwide cancer incidence is more in men than in women, India has more cancer incidence in women rather than men. India has the third highest incidence of cancer among women, after China and USA. According to NCIRP, for every 2 women diagnosed with breast cancer, 1 woman dies of it.  According to ‘Call for …

Cancer Is Preventable?

Cancer Is Preventable?

Cancer is the second most common cause of death in India after Cardiovascular Diseases. One woman dies of cervical cancer every 8 minutes in India. Over 7 lakh new cancer patients are registered every year. Currently around 2.5 million Indians are suffering from cancer according to NICPR, 5,56,400 lives have been claimed by cancer. There …

Cancer in Rural India: A Brief Overview

Cancer in Rural India: A Brief Overview

India is a vast nation, and although her cities are fine examples of structured and continual growth in an economy that is developing fast, her rural population is still among the most underdeveloped in the world. The population faces challenges on several fronts and these challenges touch epic proportions when we take into consideration the …