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Prof Indraneel Mittra
Professor Emeritus, Department of Surgical Oncology, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai

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Radiation is a form of energy that is present all around us. There are different types of radiation - some have more energy than others. Radiation released into the environment is measured in units called curies. However, the dose of radiation that a person receives is measured in units called rem...

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Adults who suffer frequent emotional or physical abuse as children are at a higher risk for cancer, a new study suggests.

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Detect the disease before symptoms occur. Do regular monthly breast self-examination (immediately after the monthly periods, if you are menstruating or fix a certain date, if not menstruating) and get mammography screening every 2 years starting at age 40.

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Radiation is a form of energy that is present all around us. There are different types of radiation - some have more energy than others. Radiation...