Category: Science Blog June 9, 2014
To mark cervical screening awareness week we explore the evidence on how the programme could be improved to prevent more cases of cervical cancer in the future.
Category: Science Blog June 5, 2014
Rates of anal cancer have quadrupled since the mid-70s, but why? We explore the possible reasons, and ask why the media didn’t cover the story.
Category: Science Blog May 28, 2014
In the light of new research on ‘errors’ in Wikipedia’s medical pages, Cancer Research UK’s new Wikipedian in Residence discusses how to improve things
Category: Science Blog April 25, 2014
The new Environment and Health Atlas charts data about diseases such as cancer alongside environmental risk factors including pollution and pesticides.
Category: Science Blog July 9, 2013
Identifying where a health service is doing well – and where it needs to do better – is one of the quickest ways to improve things for patients. Hav...
Category: Science Blog July 2, 2013
Nearly one in four people with cancer in England are diagnosed after seeking help at a hospital Accident and Emergency department or through another emergency r...
Category: Science Blog May 20, 2013
We’ve written many times about clinical trials on this blog. Trials tell us which treatments work, and their results boost the progress we’re making in help...