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Cancer waiting times: what’s causing the delays?

Category: Science blog October 13, 2016

A key cancer waiting time target has been missed again in England, we investigate why.

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More people are getting cancer, but what do the numbers really mean?

Category: Science blog October 12, 2016

New figures we’ve released today estimate that by the year 2035, half a million people could be diagnosed with cancer ea...

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Our Local Cancer Statistics website – three years on

Category: Science blog October 3, 2016

We explore how local data is shaping cancer services in your area.

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The public doesn’t know obesity causes cancer, and that’s really worrying

Category: Science blog September 9, 2016

Our latest figures reveal that three in four people aren’t aware that obesity causes cancer.

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Improving care for cancer patients in Northern Ireland

Category: Science blog September 7, 2016

Our new report looking at cancer care in Northern Ireland uncovers some key areas for improvement.

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New data on cancer treatment to help improve care

Category: Science blog August 31, 2016

Our chief clinician offers his thoughts on new data looking at one aspect of the effects of certain cancer treatments acro...

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3 reasons why the Government’s children’s obesity plan will fail children

Category: Science blog August 18, 2016

The long-awaited government childhood obesity plan falls short of what is needed to tackle the worrying rates of childhood...

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