Category: Science blog October 11, 2015
To mark World Obesity Day, we explore how junk food marketing affects our diet – particularly in children – and how this relates to obesity and cancer.
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 April 29, 2015
Dr Abi Fisher from our UCL Health Behaviour Research Centre blogs about her recent paper looking at physical activity rates in people with bowel cancer
Category: Science blog April 24, 2015
We take a cautious look at the latest trends in mobile technology. Do they really help us lead healthier lives?
Category: Science blog March 27, 2015
It’s not just about lifestyle choices – the government should play a role in combating obesity – which is linked to several types of cancer
Category: Science blog January 23, 2015
From giving up smoking to exercising more frequently – are we really more likely to be successful in a team rather than on our own?
Category: Science blog August 12, 2014
Summer is officially here, so we’ve put together a few suggestions for how you can keep children healthy this summer holiday.
Category: Science blog February 14, 2013
We all know the old ‘maxim prevention is better than cure’, and this is certainly true of cancer. More than 30...
Category: Science blog January 8, 2013
“TV & COMPUTER CRAZE IS GIVING KIDS CANCER” – The front page of today’s Daily Mirror might give you terrif...
Category: Science blog January 1, 2013
As we clean up after New Year’s Eve, our thoughts often turn to healthy resolutions The living room floor has starte...