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Could an app help you cut down on drinking and lower your risk of cancer?

Category: Science blog September 15, 2016

Researchers have developed an app that they hope will help people cut down on drinking alcohol.

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Why cancer is (still) more than just ‘bad luck’

Category: Science blog August 25, 2016

New research has uncovered a possible explanation for why some cancers are more common than others, we explore the details...

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Six ways to reduce your risk of bowel cancer

Category: Science blog April 5, 2016

For bowel cancer awareness month we look at the different ways you can reduce your risk of the disease.

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Worrying gaps in people’s awareness of alcohol and cancer

Category: Science blog April 1, 2016

We explore a new study looking at public awareness of the links between alcohol and cancer.

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How does alcohol cause cancer?

Category: Science blog February 9, 2016

We explore the science behind how alcohol affects and damages our cells, and how this can cause the cells in our bodies to...

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New alcohol guidelines to help cut cancer risk

Category: Science blog January 8, 2016

We take a detailed look at today’s new Government guidance on alcohol consumption, and how it relates to cancer risk

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Grand Challenge three: prevent cancer by studying ‘scars’ in its DNA

Category: Science blog January 5, 2016

This entry is part 5 of 10 in the series Grand Challenge

The third of our Grand Challenge topics asks: can we prevent cancer by studying ‘scars’ in its DNA?

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