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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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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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Parliament Day 2016 Highlights

Category: Science blog July 6, 2016

Tuesday 5 July was Cancer Research UK’s Parliament Day, and here’s what happened.

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To help prevent childhood obesity we need action on TV junk food advertising

Category: Science blog July 5, 2016

Despite the rules to protect children from junk food marketing, children are still far too easily exposed to these ads on ...

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From today, cigarette packs will never look the same again

Category: Science blog May 19, 2016

The UK has become the latest country to introduce plain, standardised packaging of cigarettes, along with Australia and Fr...

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After the elections, how are the devolved nations planning to tackle cancer?

Category: Science blog May 10, 2016

As the dust settles on last week’s polls, we look at the impact the election results are likely to have on cancer policy...

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The Budget 2016: a surprise sugar tax and (some) good news on tobacco

Category: Science blog March 16, 2016

Read our reaction to the 2016 Budget, including a surprise sugar tax and some positive steps to tackle tobacco.

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