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Anupam Kher had issued a statement about Kirron Kher's health.

Anupam slams journalist's 'unbelievably insensitive' remarks about wife Kirron

PUBLISHED ON MAY 29, 2021 08:04 AM IST
  • Anupam Kher slammed a journalist who tweeted that he is 'changing his colours' because his wife Kirron Kher 'has been asked to vacate her plum seat in Chandigarh', following her illness.
Anupam Kher said that Kirron Kher is undergoing treatment for cancer.
Anupam Kher said that Kirron Kher is undergoing treatment for cancer.

Anupam Kher confirms Kirron Kher has blood cancer: 'She's always been a fighter'

PUBLISHED ON APR 01, 2021 12:24 PM IST
  • In an update shared on Twitter, Anupam Kher confirmed that Kirron Kher has been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer. He reassured everyone that she is ‘well on her way to recovery’.
Representational Image(Unsolash)
Representational Image(Unsolash)

Physical activity key to reducing menopause symptoms. Here’s how

Washington DC | By Asian News International | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2020 04:17 PM IST
A new study suggests that the intensity and volume of physical activity could mitigate some of the amplified symptoms of menopause.
The pandemic has flooded hospitals with patients around the world, interrupting time-sensitive care for cancer and other conditions. (Representational Image)(Unsplash)
The pandemic has flooded hospitals with patients around the world, interrupting time-sensitive care for cancer and other conditions. (Representational Image)(Unsplash)

Blood cancer patients at high risk of severe Covid-19 symptoms

By Bloomberg | Posted by Saumya Sharma
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2020 11:25 AM IST
People with leukemia and other blood cancers who contract the coronavirus face as much as 57% higher odds of severe disease compared to those with breast cancer.
A healthcare worker collects an oral swab sample of a child for Covid-19 test, at Sane Guruji Smarak.(Pratham Gokhale/HT Photo)
A healthcare worker collects an oral swab sample of a child for Covid-19 test, at Sane Guruji Smarak.(Pratham Gokhale/HT Photo)

Recovery rate among children highest among all age groups in city: PMC data

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Steffy Thevar
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2020 06:44 PM IST
Of the 575 Covid-19 infected children (0-10 years of age), 388 - 205 males and 183 females- have been discharged.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed a Delhi High Court order permitting Rajeev Saxena, an approver in a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland chopper scam, to go abroad for treatment of blood cancer and other ailments.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed a Delhi High Court order permitting Rajeev Saxena, an approver in a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland chopper scam, to go abroad for treatment of blood cancer and other ailments.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

VIP chopper scam approver’s foreign treatment trip stayed over ‘new facts’

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 26, 2019 01:05 PM IST
The bench, which stayed the High Court order for three weeks, also asked the director of AIIMS to examine Saxena’s mental and physical health and file a report within three weeks.
There are around 2,200 people living with thalassaemia in Delhi and over one lakh in the country.(Shutterstock)
There are around 2,200 people living with thalassaemia in Delhi and over one lakh in the country.(Shutterstock)

World Thalassaemia Day: Screening all pregnant women is a must

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Annona Dutt
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2019 02:01 PM IST
World Thalassaemia Day: Getting the regular blood transfusions are not enough.
It could help design targeted therapies for myeloproliferative disease, a group of slow-growing blood cancers, according to researchers.(Shutterstock)
It could help design targeted therapies for myeloproliferative disease, a group of slow-growing blood cancers, according to researchers.(Shutterstock)

Stem cell protein may help find blood cancer cure

Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service, Bengaluru
UPDATED ON APR 14, 2019 01:34 PM IST
According to the study, published in the journal Blood, inactivation of the tumour suppressor p53 is essential for unrestrained growth of cancers.
Rajiv Saxena’s (centre, in blue) statement was recorded for around three hours in the chamber of additional chief metropolitan magistrate, Samar Vishal.(Sanchit Khanna/HT File Photo)
Rajiv Saxena’s (centre, in blue) statement was recorded for around three hours in the chamber of additional chief metropolitan magistrate, Samar Vishal.(Sanchit Khanna/HT File Photo)

AgustaWestland case: Rajiv Saxena records his statement

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Namita Singh
PUBLISHED ON MAR 06, 2019 11:17 PM IST
A Delhi court on Wednesday recorded the statement of Rajiv Saxena, a key suspect in the case related to alleged corruption in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland helicopter deal, after he offered to turn approver in the case.
AgustaWestland accused Rajiv Saxena moves court to become approver. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna/ Hindustan Times)(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
AgustaWestland accused Rajiv Saxena moves court to become approver. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna/ Hindustan Times)(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

AgustaWestland accused Rajiv Saxena moves court to become approver

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 27, 2019 11:08 PM IST
Saxena, who was provided three armed guards for round-the-clock security after he was granted regular bail on February 25, said he had moved the application “out of free will and without any coercion” and sought a “pardon” from the court.
A medical professional draws blood from a patient to be tested. Image for representation.(AP file photo)
A medical professional draws blood from a patient to be tested. Image for representation.(AP file photo)

Stem cell registry to help fight blood disorders

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2019 11:35 PM IST
The government is setting up a National Stem Cell Registry to create an India-specific bone-marrow donor database for treatment of life-threatening blood disorders such as blood cancer, thalassaemia, sickle-cell anaemia and haemophilia.
Kids playing at Hangout in Select Citywalk(Photo by Sarang Gupta/Hindustan Times)
Kids playing at Hangout in Select Citywalk(Photo by Sarang Gupta/Hindustan Times)

We will smile again, say these kids suffering from cancer

Hindustan Times | By Shara Prayag and Prerna Gauba
UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2019 06:11 PM IST
Beginning from International Childhood Cancer Day, we spent a few days fulfilling the wishes of children suffering from cancer. They cemented our faith that after every dark night, comes a brighter day
Rajiv Saxena, who is an accused in the AgustaWestland chopper scam, was provided three armed guards for his round-the-clock security after a Delhi district court granted him a regular bail on Monday. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna/ Hindustan Times)(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
Rajiv Saxena, who is an accused in the AgustaWestland chopper scam, was provided three armed guards for his round-the-clock security after a Delhi district court granted him a regular bail on Monday. (Photo by Sanchit Khanna/ Hindustan Times)(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

AgustaWestland accused Rajiv Saxena gets bail

New Delhi | By Namita Singh
PUBLISHED ON FEB 25, 2019 11:28 PM IST
Kumar granted Saxena bail after furnishing a Rs 5 lakh bail bond and two sureties of the same amount. He asked Saxena not to tamper with evidence and to join the investigation as and when called.
Eros Agarwal and Samiksha Sinkar(HT Photo)
Eros Agarwal and Samiksha Sinkar(HT Photo)

Cancer can’t weaken will of two Mumbai students from taking HSC exams

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Ankita Bhatkhande, Mumbai
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2019 07:45 AM IST
Two youths, from Mira Road and Kurla, write exams even as they battle blood and bone cancer.
The drug produced from the Antarctic fungi will be cheaper and lead to fewer side effects than the ones currently available in the market.(AFP File Photo/Representative image)
The drug produced from the Antarctic fungi will be cheaper and lead to fewer side effects than the ones currently available in the market.(AFP File Photo/Representative image)

Antarctic fungus can bring cheaper cancer drugs

Hindustan Times, New DElhi | By Anonna Dutt
UPDATED ON FEB 20, 2019 02:25 PM IST
At present, the anti-cancer drug costs around Rs 2,000 for a vial of 10,000 units, and the monthly cost of treatment ranges between Rs 10,000 and Rs 20,000.
World Rose Day 2018: Here are some pointers on what to say and what to avoid when your loved one is suffering from cancer.(Shutterstock)
World Rose Day 2018: Here are some pointers on what to say and what to avoid when your loved one is suffering from cancer.(Shutterstock)

World Rose Day 2018, what not to say to a cancer patient

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 22, 2018 12:21 PM IST
World Rose Day 2018: A diagnosis of cancer can make even the best of people unsure of what to talk. Not saying the right thing or avoiding the patient can be detrimental to the patient’s health. Follow these guidelines to do it right.
Fishermen unload their catch from a boat, at Uzan Bazaar in Guwahati , July 13. The Assam government banned import and sale of fish from other states for a period of 10 days following tests on samples that showed the presence of cancer-causing chemical formalin.(PTI)
Fishermen unload their catch from a boat, at Uzan Bazaar in Guwahati , July 13. The Assam government banned import and sale of fish from other states for a period of 10 days following tests on samples that showed the presence of cancer-causing chemical formalin.(PTI)

Formalin to antibiotics, our food is unsafe

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2018 11:02 AM IST
Adulteration of fish isn’t the only by-product of lax implementation of food safety norms in the country. A related danger is the misuse of antibiotics to boost poultry production that can pose significant risks to human health.
Arindam Dutta (43), a resident of Purba Vivekananda Palli in Darjeeling’s Siliguri, started a video from his Facebook account and tied a nylon rope round his neck.(Representative Photo)
Arindam Dutta (43), a resident of Purba Vivekananda Palli in Darjeeling’s Siliguri, started a video from his Facebook account and tied a nylon rope round his neck.(Representative Photo)

Cancer patient commits suicide live on Facebook in Darjeeling

Hindustan Times, Siliguri | By Pramod Giri, Siliguri
UPDATED ON JUL 02, 2018 04:45 PM IST
Arindam Dutta (43), a resident of Purba Vivekananda Palli, Hakimpara, in Darjeeling’s Siliguri, started a video from his Facebook account and took his life.
The blood available at the hospital will be irradiated by gamma rays (i.e., exposed to gamma rays) to prevent complications, especially in children undergoing blood transfusion.(FOR REPRESENTATION/HT FILE)
The blood available at the hospital will be irradiated by gamma rays (i.e., exposed to gamma rays) to prevent complications, especially in children undergoing blood transfusion.(FOR REPRESENTATION/HT FILE)

Children’s hospital in Mumbai to start blood bank

Hindustan Times | By Aayushi Pratap, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JUN 10, 2018 12:51 AM IST
SRCC Children’s Hospital at Haji Ali will set up their own blood bank because they often face blood shortage because of which they had to reschedule planned surgeries
Prompt and early diagnosis of blood cancer, along with regular treatment by experts, increases chance of cure.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Prompt and early diagnosis of blood cancer, along with regular treatment by experts, increases chance of cure.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Blood cancer’s signs, diagnosis and cure. All you need to know about it

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Manali Shah
UPDATED ON MAY 18, 2018 03:31 PM IST
We get doctors to share some of the common signs and symptoms of blood cancer in layman’s terms.
Romita Ghosh.(HT Photo)
Romita Ghosh.(HT Photo)

Tackling life with grit & grace

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Farah Rizvi, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON MAY 15, 2018 05:42 PM IST
Meet Romita Ghosh, winner of saving lives after defying death category.
A piece of a three-dimensional bone structure obtained from the own adipose stem cells of a patient is seen at Brussels' Saint Luc Hospital (Representative Photo)(REUTERS)
A piece of a three-dimensional bone structure obtained from the own adipose stem cells of a patient is seen at Brussels' Saint Luc Hospital (Representative Photo)(REUTERS)

Check the potential misuse of stem cell therapy

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2018 12:00 PM IST
A government regulation is necessary to prevent the exploitation of those who see hope in this treatment
While some people respond to immunotherapy, others do not.(Shutterstock)
While some people respond to immunotherapy, others do not.(Shutterstock)

Novel treatment for cancer: Immunotherapy trials show promise in curing the disease

Agence France-Presse | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 25, 2018 02:12 PM IST
Research shows that immunotherapy can help in the treatment of blood cancers and melanoma, as well as cervical cancer. Here’s what you need to know about this novel treatment.
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