Category: Science blog April 20, 2015
We have become aware that scammers are tricking cancer patients and their families into handing over money for ‘cannabis oil’, yet receiving nothing in ret...
Category: Science blog March 17, 2015
We look at new research showing no link between dietary dioxins and breast cancer – but how does this fit into the wider debate on chemicals and cancer?
Category: Science blog January 19, 2015
Larry is 59 and has advanced pancreatic cancer. Here, he responds to a recent article claiming that cancer is ‘the best way to die’. As an oesophageal cance...
Category: Science blog December 17, 2014
In the second part of this two-part series, we look at our work with industry, why it’s important, and how we try to influence the way drugs get to patients.
Category: Science blog December 16, 2014
In this first in a two-part series, we take a look at how cancer drugs get to patients, and at some of reasons behind the spiralling costs.
Category: Science blog December 11, 2014
Early career researcher Lydia Le Page blogs about Sense About Science’s new initiative, ‘Ask For Evidence’.