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.
We look at recent evidence linking obesity to more types of cancer than previously thought.
Our latest figures reveal that three in four people aren’t aware that obesity causes cancer.
The long-awaited government childhood obesity plan falls short of what is needed to tackle the worrying rates of childhood obesity. We explain why.
Category: Science blog July 5, 2016
Despite the rules to protect children from junk food marketing, children are still far too easily exposed to these ads on TV.
Kath Bebbington shares her story of getting healthy and losing weight after being diagnosed and treated for womb cancer.
Read our reaction to the 2016 Budget, including a surprise sugar tax and some positive steps to tackle tobacco.
We look at the evidence on childhood obesity and cancer, uncovering a potential direct link between obesity in childhood and raised cancer risk in adults.