Category: Science blog June 19, 2015
Despite the benefits, the proportion of people who take up bowel cancer screening is disappointingly low. We look at why, and how we can fix it.
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