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News digest – five types of prostate cancer, red wine and resveratrol, GP referrals, and… microscopic lasers?

Category: Science blog August 1, 2015

Five distinct types of prostate cancer, a red grape chemical in small doses, multiple GP visits and what’s a microscopic cellular laser?

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News digest – cancer Taskforce, bone drugs for breast cancer, Tasmanian Devils and…coffee pot rice?

Category: Science blog July 25, 2015

New recommendations for NHS cancer care, bone-strengthening drugs, Tasmanian Devil tumours and do you really need to cook rice in a coffee pot?

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News digest – Britain’s sweet tooth, cancer mysteries and… superman glasses?

Category: Science blog July 18, 2015

Here’s our look at what cancer stories were making headlines this week.

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News digest – New NICE guidelines, more simple blood tests, and chemical cocktails

Category: Science blog June 27, 2015

This week NICE rolled out its new symptom-based guidelines for suspected cancers, aiming to cut delays between patients seeing their GP and being referred to a ...

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News digest – Manchester Centre, cervical symptoms, organoids and… avocados?

Category: Science blog June 20, 2015

A new research centre, ‘organoids’ to beat cancer, and the deadly effects of smoking… all this and more in our weekly news digest.

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News digest – new cancer data, e-cig ban in Wales, stress…and nuclear power stations?

Category: Science blog June 13, 2015

New stats on cancer, Wales might ban e-cigarettes indoors, plus research on nuts, being stressed and what’s the deal with power stations?

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