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 way to die’. As an oesophageal cance...
Category: Science blog August 29, 2014
Depression is an important but largely under-recognised problem for people with cancer, but a new treatment programme could improve quality of life for patients
Category: Science blog September 5, 2013
An important part of cancer drug treatment is minimising side effects – how are scientists tackling this issue and what does the new research show?
Category: Science blog November 14, 2012
It was heartening to see Helen Jamison’s article in The Independent yesterday. If you missed it, Helen wrote a moving article about her mother’s death, and ...
Category: Science blog November 13, 2012
As regular readers will know, we were at the annual National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) conference in Liverpool last week. We blogged daily updates from t...