Category: Science blog May 8, 2017
For Sun Awareness Week we’re tackling 10 persistent sun safety myths, and encouraging people to think about how they can stay safe in the sun.
Category: Science blog January 1, 2017
We all make New Year’s resolutions to feel healthier, so how can science help us make them stick?
Category: Science blog April 28, 2016
We look at a new report that outlines the potential for e-cigarettes to reduce the harm caused by tobacco.
Category: Science blog January 20, 2016
We look behind the headlines at some recent research on e-cigarettes, asking are they safe? Can they help you quit? And do they attract kids to smoking?
Category: Science blog February 12, 2015
We look over some recent research – and the subsequent media headlines – around e-cigarettes.
Category: Science blog December 26, 2014
Lifestyle factors have caused nearly 600,000 extra cases of cancer in the UK in the past five years – so what can we do about it?
Category: Science blog March 12, 2014
It’s No Smoking Day. We look at the different options available to people trying to quit their habit.
Category: Science blog January 11, 2014
On the anniversary of the landmark US Surgeon General’s report on smoking and health, we look back over 50 years of life-saving tobacco control.
Category: Science blog December 12, 2013
Results from our clinical trial show a drug called anastrozole can halve the chance of developing breast cancer in some women. We explore the findings.