Cancer is a group of diseases involving abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body. It is a major cause of sickness and death worldwide. On an average, up to 1,500 Indians succumb to the dreaded disease every day. And, as per research, its incidence in India is estimated to grow by 25% by 2020. Therefore, we need to be proactively taking care of our health to safeguard ourselves against this deadly disease. For the same, here’s a comprehensive cancer guide, that will make you aware and keep you informed about all things cancer i.e. right from it’s warning signs to it’s treatment and post care requirements.

Cancer Guide:

Facts & Overview

Top 10 Carcinogenic Foods You Eat Everyday.

No matter how you look at it, cancer has always been one of the scariest diseases. If not careful, anyone can fall victim to this…

Leukaemia in Children

Leukaemia refers to cancers of the white blood cells (also called WBCs). When someone suffers from leukaemia, a large numbers of abnormal white blood cells are…

Facts & Overview

Ultra-processed Foods ‘linked to cancer’, says study
5 Famous Celebrities Who Succumbed to Lung Cancer
Blood Cancer Treatment Myths Debunked
Breast Cancer in Men
Can Cancer Survivors be Organ Donors?
Myth: Prostate Cancer isn’t Deadly
5 Ovarian Cancer Fact Every Woman should know?
Does Eating Grilled Food Cause Cancer?
Understanding Oral Cancer
Fast Food & Cancer – Is there a relation?
How Does Tobacco Contribute To Oral Cancer?
Things To Know For Advanced Prostate Cancer Patients
Things A Lung Cancer Patient Must Know
Obesity and Cancer – Are They Connected?
Celebrities Who Fought Breast Cancer
Renal Cell Cancer, Bladder Cancer, and Testicular Cancer – What you should know
Bone Cancer & Soft Tissue Cancer
Gastrointestinal Cancer FAQ
Cancer Screening FAQ
Skin Cancer Awareness Month
Pancreatic Cancer FAQs
Liver Cancer FAQ
Retinoblastoma: Early Age Cancer
Breast Cancer Surgery FAQs
January: Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
Celebrities Who’ve Had Cervical Cancer
Understanding Lung Cancer – What it is, how it happens & more
Questions To Ask Your Doctor about Lung Cancer
Breast Cancer Awareness Month – PINK October
Spinal Metastases: Can Spine Cancer Spread?
Gastric Cancer: Why is there a high risk?
Liver Cancer: Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Oral Cancer: How Can I Quit Smoking?
Understanding Sarcomas
Germ Cell Tumours in Children
Chronic Leukaemias: CML, CLL, VTE
Hodgkin’s and Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
Leukaemia in Children
Radiation Therapy FAQ
Wilms’ Tumour: Kidney Cancer in Children
Brain Tumor – Frequently Asked Questions
Chemoport FAQs
Pulmonary Function Test: FAQs
Chemotherapy: Why is there hair loss?
Chemotherapy FAQs
Top 5 Causes of Death 
Bone Tumours in Babies 
Lymphoma in Children 
Everything You Need to Know About Tumors 
4 Curable Brain Tumours 
Spinal Tumor: Types & Causes

Pre – symptoms & Prevention

6 Tips on How To Prevent Breast Cancer Naturally?

How To Prevent Breast Cancer Naturally? No matter how imperfect they maybe, our breasts make us feel feminine and the fear of losing them to…

Skin Cancer: How do I know if I have it?

Basal Cell Carcinoma begins in the Epidermis, which is the outermost layer of the skin. This slow-growing form of Skin Cancer implies abnormal and uncontrolled…


10 Most Overlooked Cancer Symptoms

Extensive studies have shown that cancer is second in the list of top fatal diseases while heart diseases top the list. With medical advancement and development…

Cervical Cancer: Symptoms and Risks

According to a top gynae oncologist in India who has provided cervical cancer treatment to over 10,000 women, Cervical Cancer occurs in the cells of…

Diagnosis & Tests

Importance of Checking for Breast Lumps

What is a breast lump? A breast lump is a swelling, bulge or protuberance in the breast that feels different from the surrounding breast tissue….

Uterine Cancer Screening

It is not easy to screen for Uterine Cancer in women who do not show any signs or symptoms. Initial screening is advised to increase…


Fighting Prostate Cancer

Like any other cancer, early detection is the key to achieving a successful remission in case of Prostate Cancer. Diet, exercise and appositive attitude along…

Life After Chemotherapy

To be diagnosed with Cancer and undergo a battery of treatment options, life after chemotherapy can be overwhelming for the patients and their caregivers. It…


Cancer can strike anyone, from any walk of life. It is to us whether we give up or fight it. We want to take this opportunity to salute our unsung CrediHeroes who have fought against this deadly disease and come out healthier and stronger. Make sure you spare sometime and read their heartwarming, brave and courageous journeys.

Vandana Ketkar Chatterjee, CrediHero, Cervical Cancer Survivor

Meet Vandana Ketkar Chatterjee, who runs an Executive Search Consultancy in New Delhi in India, specializing in the Telecom and Aerospace sectors. Vandana found out about…

Sushanth Kodela, CrediHero, Adreno Cortical Carcinoma Survivor

Sushanth Kodela was 24 years old when he found out he had rare cancer – Adreno Cortical Carcinoma. ” It all started when I discovered…

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