Category: Science blog May 21, 2018
A scientist has proposed a theory for how a common childhood cancer occurs, based on genetic faults and infections.
Category: Science blog May 3, 2018
Headlines today have linked mobile use to brain tumours, but the claims don’t match the study they’re covering.
Category: Science blog April 18, 2018
In this instalment of our Science Surgery series, we explore what gives a cell the potential to become cancerous, and how the body stops this from happening.
Category: Science blog April 6, 2018
Following our research on how lifestyle affects cancer risk, we look at how research into vaccines, screening and drugs could also help prevent cancers.
Category: Science blog March 23, 2018
Our new research shows that more than 135,000 cases of cancer could be prevented in the UK each year largely through lifestyle changes.
Category: Science blog February 26, 2018
Obesity is the biggest cause of cancer in the UK, after smoking. We look at research trying to find out if losing weight can reduce your risk.
Category: Science blog February 16, 2018
We asked people to share tips and tricks to make being healthy a bit easier. Each of these hacks are linked to lifestyle changes that cut could cancer risk.
Category: Science blog February 7, 2018
Public Health England has released its latest report on e-cigarettes – here are 4 things you need to know.
Category: Science blog January 15, 2018
Our new report suggests that the TV shows young people watch the most carry junk food adverts, and that young people remember seeing them.
Category: Science blog January 3, 2018
The damage caused to specialised stem cells’ DNA could help explain why drinking increases the risk of cancer.