Category: Science blog November 25, 2015
We respond to today’s Spending Review and outline what the announcement means for cancer services in the NHS and for science.
Category: Science blog September 30, 2015
Can reducing the nicotine content of cigarettes help people quit? Or is it a distraction from tried and trusted strategies? We asked an expert.
Category: Science blog September 29, 2015
We asked Dr Mark Hellowell and Dr Katherine Smith, from the University of Edinburgh, to explain the economics of how a tobacco levy would work.
Category: Science blog July 19, 2015
Alongside my role as Cancer Research UK’s chief executive, I am honoured to have spent the last 6 months chairing the Independent Cancer Taskforce, and we hav...
Category: Science blog July 10, 2015
The CLeaR partnership aims to help local authorities share best practice in tobacco control policy – we report from their annual awards ceremony
Category: Science blog June 10, 2015
Our chief executive, Harpal Kumar, spoke at the Parliamentary launch of Action on Smoking and Health’s (ASH) new report: Smoking Still Kills.
Category: Science blog May 31, 2015
To mark World No Tobacco Day, we look at the illicit trade in tobacco, and how how the tobacco industry itself plays a role