July 2017

July 28, 2017

Nearly 4.7 lakh die of head and neck cancer each year in India

Around 6.52 people die every year of head and neck cancer across the globe and 4.70 lakh of them are from India, said Dr. Ravi Mehrotra, […]
July 28, 2017

WHO report finds dramatic increase in life-saving tobacco control policies in last decade

19 JULY 2017 | GENEVA | NEW YORK – The latest WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic published today finds that more countries have implemented […]
July 20, 2017

Chewing betel and arecanut banned in Sri Lanka

“Arecanuts had been certified as the main cause to oral cancer by the reports prepared by the World Health Organisation (WHO). Therefore a Bill was passed […]