Category: Science blog May 31, 2015
To mark World No Tobacco Day, we look at the illicit trade in tobacco, and how how the tobacco industry itself plays a role
Category: Science blog May 8, 2015
Hoax emails about cancer risks and treatments are misleading and confusing, so don’t pass them on. Here are the facts behind the claims.
Category: Science blog April 24, 2015
We take a cautious look at the latest trends in mobile technology. Do they really help us lead healthier lives?
Category: Science blog April 20, 2015
We have become aware that scammers are tricking cancer patients and their families into handing over money for ‘cannabi...
Category: Science blog March 17, 2015
We look at new research showing no link between dietary dioxins and breast cancer - but how does this fit into the wider d...
Category: Science blog January 19, 2015
Larry is 59 and has advanced pancreatic cancer. Here, he responds to a recent article claiming that cancer is ‘the best ...
Category: Science blog December 17, 2014
In the second part of this two-part series, we look at our work with industry, why it's important, and how we try to influ...
Category: Science blog December 16, 2014
In this first in a two-part series, we take a look at how cancer drugs get to patients, and at some of reasons behind the ...
Category: Science blog December 11, 2014
Early career researcher Lydia Le Page blogs about Sense About Science’s new initiative, ‘Ask For Evidence’.
Category: Science blog November 6, 2014
Last week, US tech giants Google made a splash in the media around ‘disease-detecting magnetic nanoparticles’ - but ho...