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 July 17, 2015
We take a look at new recommendations on sugar consumption and whether they will be enough to help the UK fight obesity challenge.
Category: Science blog July 10, 2015
The CLeaR partnership aims to help local authorities share best practice in tobacco control policy – we report from their annual awards ceremony
Category: Science blog June 10, 2015
Our chief executive, Harpal Kumar, spoke at the Parliamentary launch of Action on Smoking and Health’s (ASH) new report: Smoking Still Kills.
Category: Science blog May 31, 2015
To mark World No Tobacco Day, we look at the illicit trade in tobacco, and how how the tobacco industry itself plays a role
Category: Science blog May 18, 2015
As a new report suggests not all sunscreens do what they say on the bottle, we look at the best ways to enjoy the sun safely
Category: Science blog May 15, 2015
This morning’s headlines about vitamin B3 and skin cancer were a little over the top. Here are our thoughts on the research behind the story