Category: Science blog February 12, 2015
We look over some recent research – and the subsequent media headlines – around e-cigarettes.
Category: Science blog January 22, 2015
Backed by cross-party support, the Government has announced the next step towards bringing in standardised tobacco packaging.
Category: Science blog January 20, 2015
We discuss a recent report showing how the tobacco industry has misrepresented scientific evidence on health inequalities to the Government.
Category: Science blog January 14, 2015
Does living at high altitude prevent lung cancer? Our bloggers explore a new study that sparked headlines claiming oxygen might cause the disease.
Category: Science blog January 5, 2015
A recent high-profile news story claimed that cancer was ‘mostly bad luck’. We look at the science behind the claims, and why the headlines were so misleading