A leaked hospital memo suggested that chemotherapy treatment could be delayed for cancer patients due to staff shortages. This is totally unacceptable.
By combining radiotherapy with different kinds of drugs, scientists hope that both can be made more effective.
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The damage caused to specialised stem cells’ DNA could help explain why drinking increases the risk of cancer.
Understanding the science behind why we make certain decisions can help make your 2018 healthy resolutions stick.
Our researcher, Professor Caroline Dive, has received a CBE in this year’s New Year’s Honours list. We spoke to her about her outstanding career.
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Our policy work stretches from local councils right up to the European stage. Here are our highlights from a busy 2017.
GPs say that more than 1 in 5 cancer patients in England experience an avoidable delay in their diagnosis.