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Stress, cancer and electromagnetic therapy – what does the evidence say?

Category: Science blog June 10, 2016

We clarify what scientific evidence says about the link between negativity, stress and cancer and electromagnetism – the treatment that made headlines this we...

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The 1939 Cancer Act: What is it, what does it do, and is it ‘suppressing the cure’?

Category: Science blog February 19, 2016

We take a closer look at the contents of the Cancer Act as it now stands, how it has changed, and how it still works to protect patients and the public.

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Diesel emissions – an emerging public health issue?

Category: Science blog November 24, 2015

As experts call for more research into the influence of diesel emissions on lung cancer rates in non-smokers, we take a look at the state of the evidence.

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No, HRT isn’t ‘harmless’ – there are risks as well as benefits

Category: Science blog October 20, 2015

Yesterday saw some bold, but extremely misleading headlines about hormone replacement therapy (HRT) being “harmless”. This unfortunate statement flies in th...

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Antioxidants, free radicals and melanoma spread – what’s going on?

Category: Science blog October 16, 2015

We explore new research looking at how antioxidants and free radicals might affect the ability of melanoma cells to spread around the body.

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May I take your metaphor? – how we talk about cancer

Category: Science blog September 28, 2015

When it comes to talking about cancer is one metaphor better than another?

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80p of every £1 you give us is used to beat cancer: why The Sun’s article on our spending is plain wrong

Category: Science blog September 24, 2015

Our response to misleading claims in the media about how we spend the money we raise

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