Cancer is curable if detected early is the slogan for February 04, the world cancer day. Each year 12.7 million people receive a cancer diagnosis and 7.6 million people die from the disease. If no action is taken , the global cancer burden is expected to reach to 26 million new cases and 17 million deaths by the year 2030, with the most rapid increases occurring in low and middle-income countries. Prof. Maleka Z Ahmed Oncologist/Teacher at The Duke University, USA, Talks about Cancer cure and cancer research . She says it’s not all bad news as 30-40 % of cancers can be cured through early diagnosis and treatment along with changes in both diet and lifestyle.