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Our work in the community to raise cancer awareness and tackle health inequalities

Science Blog February 13, 2014

Our Cancer Awareness Roadshows go into the heart of communities to help raise cancer knowledge, particularly among disadvantaged groups.

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Why today’s reports about skin cancer and alcohol are misleading

Science Blog January 29, 2014

The evidence that triggered headlines about heavy drinking and melanoma isn’t strong enough to link skin cancer and alcohol.

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Staying ‘elfy’ this Christmas

Science Blog December 23, 2013

Here’s a few festive suggestions to help you keep healthy over Christmas and into the New Year.

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A new way to prevent breast cancer: anastrozole

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.

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Watch and share our video about tobacco industry tactics

Science Blog November 11, 2013

Our video explores how tobacco packaging is used as a marketing tool for the tobacco industry to attract customers and sell its lethal products.

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Tobacco marketing – hiding in plain sight

Science Blog October 23, 2013

Tobacco packaging is a powerful marketing tool used by the tobacco industry – find out how the latest evidence supports standardised tobacco packs.

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Marking the frontlines in the global war on cancer

Science Blog September 9, 2013

We all agree that cancer is a global issue, but how has this issue evolved over time and what does the future hold?

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