Vinegar could save lives in India

Indian researchers say tests using everyday household product could save more than 70,000 lives a year.

    One out of every four women with cervical cancer is Indian.

    Doctors in India say a test using vinegar would screen women for the early onset of cervical cancer.

    Researchers believe that a cheap and quick examination could save more than 70,000 lives a year.

    Al Jazeera's Divya Gopalan reports from Mumbai.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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