Tag: cancer

Popular heartburn medicine Zantac pulled off store shelves

Zantac heartburn medicine, also sold generically as ranitidine, after finding a probable cancer-causing impurity in the drug. Pfizer receives FDA approval for an over-the-counter...

‘Zantac’ may cause cancer, being pulled from shelves in USA but not in Pakistan

Food and Drug Administration in US had issued warning of drug containing carcinogen ingredients. Canada, France and other countries have already suspended selling of drug. Pharmacy...

Drap engages international bodies for further probe after medicine recall over cancer fears

US FDA reports about medicines made with the raw material ‘Ranitidine’ could cause cancer. “Now going forward we are in close contact with the...

Asif Ali’s daughter passes away after battling cancer

Pakistan’s middle order batsman Asif Ali’s two-year-old daughter passed away on Sunday after battling cancer. She was in United States for her cancer treatment. Asif, who...

Childhood cancer: Global children’s research hospital teams up with specialist centres in Pakistan

KARACHI: Childhood cancer care in Pakistan stands to improve as US-based St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, a global leader in children’s cancer care and research,

Asif Ali departs for England series as daughter travels to US for cancer treatment

Requesting everyone to pray for his daughter, Pakistan's aggressive middle order batsman Asif Ali revealed that his daughter is battling stage IV cancer and is...

Irrfan Khan writes heartfelt note for fans after long battle with cancer

Cancer-striken Irrfan Khan has returned back to his homeland India after a prolonged illness. He wrote an emotional letter to his fans whose love according...

Consuming sugary drinks linked to cancer growth, study finds

It is already known that sugary drinks, if taken in too much amount, can be really bad for health. Adding to these facts, a new...

Scientists warn AirPods can possibly cause cancer, neurological disorders

Wireless earphones are now one of the many emerging technologies, however, a new research has found that this technology, such as those of Apple’s wireless...

Renowned cancer-fighting protein can also boost cancer growth: study

A new study has challenged the fact that a widely known human protein that was previously thought to help fight cancer can even boost the...