Science Blog March 7, 2014 Emma Smith
In the next in our Cancer and Infections series, we look at the stomach bug H. pylori and how it’s linked with cancer.
Science Blog March 5, 2014 Sarah Williams
For the vast majority of people, eating protein isn’t “as bad for you as smoking”. Tobacco is the single biggest cause of preventable disease.
Science Blog February 26, 2014 Emma Smith
Can you catch cancer? The answer is no, but you can pick up an infection that increases the chances of developing certain types.
Science Blog February 11, 2014 Chris Woodhall
MPs in the House of Commons have overwhelmingly agreed that they want to see standardised packaging for tobacco products in the UK. What happens next?
Science Blog January 29, 2014 Sarah Williams
The evidence that triggered headlines about heavy drinking and melanoma isn’t strong enough to link skin cancer and alcohol.
Science Blog January 20, 2014 Sarah Hazell
In 1978 Professor Julian Peto published a scientific paper that influenced many lives, by helping to usher in an era free from asbestos.