Category: Science blog July 29, 2015
Our researchers have discovered that relatively small doses of purified resveratrol, a chemical found in red wine, might reduce bowel cancer risk (in mice).
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
Category: Science blog December 26, 2014
Lifestyle factors have caused nearly 600,000 extra cases of cancer in the UK in the past five years – so what can we do about it?
Category: Science blog December 10, 2014
In the run-up to Dryathlon, we discuss and debunk some popular theories and internet advice to keep hangovers at bay.
Category: Science blog December 3, 2014
We take a look at the facts about alcohol and cancer and share our top 5 tips for not overdoing it this Christmas
Category: Science blog January 29, 2014
The evidence that triggered headlines about heavy drinking and melanoma isn’t strong enough to link skin cancer and alcohol.