The WHO announced a priority to focus on earlier diagnosis and treatment of cancer in a report released just before World Cancer Day on February 4. Early diagnosis of the disease can mean a better outcome for patients along with a higher quality of life and the ability to…
Disrupting the Mammogram Market
October 29, 2018
Just 66% of Indian breast cancer patients live 5 years after diagnosis, compared to 90% in many Western nations. Many Indian doctors blame a scourge of late-stage diagnosis that spans the economic and educational spectrum.
On the Lookout for Leprosy
September 18, 2017
Leprosy can be easily cured with freely available multidrug therapy—if caught early.