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Science can help your New Year’s resolutions stick

Category: Science blog January 1, 2017 2 comments

We all make New Year’s resolutions to feel healthier, so how can science help us make them stick?

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Pancreatic cancer and diabetes – a cellular case of chicken and egg

Category: Science blog November 29, 2016 0 comments

Diabetes and pancreatic cancer are linked, but how?

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10 things you might not know about alcohol and cancer

Category: Science blog November 14, 2016 53 comments

For alcohol awareness week we’re tackling some of the most frequently asked questions about alcohol and cancer.

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NCRI Cancer Conference 2016: Day 2 – blood tests, virus treatments, preventing cancer and more

Category: Science blog November 7, 2016 0 comments

Read our highlights from day 2 of the NCRI Cancer Conference, including blood tests for cancer, viruses as cancer treatments, and prizes.

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More people are getting cancer, but what do the numbers really mean?

Category: Science blog October 12, 2016 14 comments

New figures we’ve released today estimate that by the year 2035, half a million people could be diagnosed with cancer each year in the UK.

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Meet our new research fellows 2016

Category: Science blog October 6, 2016 2 comments

Find out how our new up and coming researchers plan to tackle some of the big scientific questions in cancer.

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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 0 comments

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 26 comments

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 63 comments

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 10 comments

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

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