Category: Science blog May 5, 2015
We look at headlines about a new blood test for ovarian cancer, and why a possible routine screening test for the disease is still some way off.
Category: Science blog April 17, 2015
Headlines today are heralding a new “simple blood test”, claiming it can predict if a woman will develop breast cancer – but it’s too good to be true.
Category: Science blog April 2, 2015
We pick the highlights from this year’s National Awareness and Early Diagnosis Initiative (NAEDI) conference.
Category: Science blog March 19, 2015
We speak to four cancer patients about their experience of being diagnosed, and why diagnosing more cancers earlier is an important priority.
Category: Science blog March 3, 2015
Last Friday was the deadline to submit evidence to NHS England’s Cancer Taskforce – and we, like many others, put in a response. Read what it included.
Category: Science blog February 20, 2015
We look at an announcement by the Scottish Government to improve the way they carry out bowel screening
Category: Science blog February 16, 2015
New research has revealed the differences between attitudes to cancer screening and whether people take part – one of the scientists behind the study explores.