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Cancer control initiatives must not be implemented in silos: Union health secretary

New Delhi, August 23: Any initiative related to cancer control must not be implemented in silos and needs to be taken up with the "whole of government and whole of society" approach, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said on Tuesday. Lessons from India's fight against the COVID-19 pandemic can serve as valuable beacons in the targeted policies for prevention and treatment of cancer, Bhushan said at a national workshop on 'Roadmap for Cancer Treatment' here, according to a Health Ministry statement. "Any initiative related to cancer control and management cannot...
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Assam Governor releases book on cancer

Guwahati, December 14: Assam Governor Jagadish Mukhi on Tuesday said that there have been significant changes in the paradigm of cancer diagnosis and treatment in the last few decades. Advance researches are being carried out in the field of oncology with new medical innovations and state of the art treatments that have enhanced the success rate and brought down the mortality rate in cancer, Mukhi said while releasing a book 'Principles and Practice of Oncology' at the Raj Bhavan here. He also urged oncologists and research scientists to work on...
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