Sunday, August 18, 2019 11:28


Cancer patient advocate warns of soaring treatment costs

The head of Cancer Survivorship for Central Province has reported that the cost of cancer treatment across the country is rising at an alarming rate. » read more

MPs warn of cancer “wave” from air pollution

The head of the Environmental Affairs Committee of Iranian Parliament has warned about a new wave of cancer caused by air pollution particles. » read more

Popular Iranian romance novelist dies

Prolific Iranian romance novelist Fahimeh Rahimi passed away from gastric cancer on Tuesday June 18 in Tehran at the age of 61. » read more

Cancer specialist warns of rising wave

The head of the Iran Cancer Conference says “environmental pollution, rising obesity, a lack of activity and unhealthy living habits” are hitting Iran with a rising wave of cancer cases. » read more

Auto companies warn of dangerous gas mix

The Association of Iranian Car Manufacturers has warned the Environment Organization that using gasoline that is 35 percent methanol can be seriously harmful to people’s health and can also cause car fires. » read more

MP blames gasoline for cancer rise among children

An Iranian Member of Parliament has warned that the gasoline produced in the country is having many adverse effects on Iranian children, giving rise to numerous forms of cancer at an early age. » read more

Environmental official warns of rising cancer incidence

Massomeh Ebtekar, the head of the Tehran Environmental Committee, announced that patients are being diagnosed with cancer at a younger age. » read more