Eradicating diseases isn’t easy. Here we look at which cancers are preventable, and how detecting cancers earlier could make a difference.
An expert committee has recommended that the HPV vaccine should be given to boys as well as girls.
A new study explores the impact that mixing complementary therapy with conventional cancer treatment can have on survival.
The Joint Committee for Vaccination and Immunisation has recommended that boys are offered the HPV vaccine. We look at what this could mean and next steps.
We look at how research could help to adapt and improve treatment for older patients, including inclusive clinical trials and pre-habilitation.
A dye used in brain tumour surgery will be rolled out more widely and an immunotherapy drug for neuroblastoma has been made available on NHS.
Brain tumours are heavily influenced by their surroundings so understanding the environment they’re in could reveal ways to destroy them.
Thanks to a trial we supported, people with a type of brain tumour now have a new treatment option – a chemotherapy we developed.
Research predicts how breast screening could be changed to cut overdiagnosis and save the NHS money, and the NHS celebrates its 70th birthday.
New computer simulation study suggests only screening women deemed at a ‘high risk’ of breast cancer could help to reduce unnecessary diagnoses.