Category: Science blog June 17, 2017
Smoking rates falling, aspirin has risks as well as benefits, breast cancer drug U-turn in England and… what's behind the talk of ‘tanning drugs’? Here's ...
Category: Science blog June 2, 2017
A week away from the general election, we’ve put some of the manifestos under the microscope to see what they mean for cancer, research and patients.
Category: Science blog May 31, 2017
This World No Tobacco Day 2017, we’re taking a look at how tobacco poses one of the most urgent challenges of our time, and what can be done to curb the epide...
Category: Science blog May 19, 2017
With branding finally gone from cigarette packs, we look at the effect that plain, standardised cigarette packaging could have.
Category: Science blog May 15, 2017
We tackle the myth that sugar ‘feeds’ cancer cells, and explore how the amount of sugar in our diets is cause for concern due to obesity.
Category: Science blog April 28, 2017
We look at the most important areas that parties need to focus on to tackle cancer ahead of the General Election.
Category: Science blog April 4, 2017
As the UK Government has triggered Article 50, our chief clinician looks at what the Brexit negotiations could mean for cancer.
Category: Science blog February 22, 2017
A one-off screening test can cut bowel cancer risk for at least 17 years.
Category: Science blog February 14, 2017
Our new report looks at what GPs know about offering tamoxifen and aspirin to lower the risk of, or prevent, certain cancers.
Category: Science blog February 6, 2017
In the first of our 4-part series for this year’s World Cancer Day we take a look at lung cancer rates in different parts of the world.