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“Early diagnosis resulted in my cancer experience being a positive one” – Clive’s story

Category: Science blog October 1, 2014

Cancer Campaigns Ambassador Clive Barley shares his personal story of bowel cancer and why he campaigns for Government to improve early diagnosis.

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“I couldn’t believe how much things had moved on” – Nicola’s story

Category: Science blog July 23, 2014

Find out how, with thanks from Cancer Research UK scientists, bowel cancer treatment has “phenomenally” improved from when Nicola’s mother had the disease.

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Beyond the burger – tips for a healthy barbecue

Category: Science blog June 2, 2014

A rare sunny weekend in the UK is a great opportunity to get the barbecue out and tuck in to some tasty food. Here are some healthier alternatives.

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Science Snaps: a sea of cells

Category: Science blog February 21, 2014

This entry is part 3 of 9 in the series Science Snaps

In the latest edition of Science Snaps we explore the microscopic depths of the intestine and how images are helping research into bowel cancer.

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Research saves lives – just ask Eileen, and many thousands like her

Category: Science blog December 18, 2013

As we launch our new TV ad, bowel cancer survivor Eileen explains how research saved her life and shares her story.

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‘Drugging the undruggable’ – another step towards blocking Ras

Category: Science blog November 22, 2013

Following this week’s news that a once ‘undruggable’ cancer-causing molecule could now be blocked, we asked our experts for their thoughts on the research.

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The quest to unravel the side effects of cancer drugs

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?

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