In the news this week: teenagers exposed to junk food ads are twice as likely to be obese, and new child vaping research
Using the PSA test for screening, and a plan to cut calories: check out the stories behind this week’s headlines.
In the news this week: Bacteria might protect against skin cancer and worrying obesity projections for millennials.
‘Mini tumours’ to help guide treatment and NHS approval for three thyroid cancer drugs were in the news this week.
This week’s news features over-egged claims of a cancer vaccine and fears over suggested links between ‘ultra-processed’ foods and cancer.
This week’s news covers why cancer patients shouldn’t stop eating asparagus and how an ageing immune system may play a part in cancer risk as we grow old.
Vaping as well as cancer survival stats were in the news this week. We take a look behind the headlines in our roundup.
In this week’s news: Women don’t turn up to smear tests due to embarrassment and Tessa Jowell spoke about her brain tumour diagnosis.
The week’s top stories: developing a cancer blood test and is screening all women over 30 for faulty genes the way forward in breast cancer?
In this week’s cancer news: do you know alcohol causes cancer? And desperate measures are being considered around cancer care due to NHS staff shortages.