Our new report suggests that the TV shows young people watch the most carry junk food adverts, and that young people remember seeing them.
A leaked hospital memo suggested that chemotherapy treatment could be delayed for cancer patients due to staff shortages. This is totally unacceptable.
Our policy work stretches from local councils right up to the European stage. Here are our highlights from a busy 2017.
GPs say that more than 1 in 5 cancer patients in England experience an avoidable delay in their diagnosis.
The NHS Cancer Workforce Plan lays out new promises to boost staff numbers in diagnosis and treatment.
NHS chief, Simon Stevens, has made a string of announcements that he says will help the NHS in England diagnose cancers earlier and improve cancer services.
Category: Science blog October 19, 2017
Progress has been made against England’s cancer strategy, including investment for radiotherapy. But more needs to be done to support the NHS workforce.
The growing global cost of obesity was in the news this week, along with genetic tests for breast cancer and a rare childhood cancer.
A patient was diagnosed and treated for a brain tumour 8 days after seeing her optician with symptoms. The approach could speed up diagnosis.
In this week’s cancer news there’s Brexit plans, viruses being used as treatments, and disagreements over screening for prostate cancer.