Category: Science blog September 27, 2015
UCL’s Professor Robert West explains the science that can help smokers combat their cravings and quit the habit.
Category: Science blog September 15, 2015
We find out what really happens at your local Stop Smoking Service.
Category: Science blog August 18, 2015
In an article co-commissioned with The Conversation, Professor Linda Bauld looks at the latest evidence on e-cigarette use in young people.
Category: Science blog August 11, 2015
A look at the e-cigarette research Cancer Research UK is already funding, and how we’re working with researchers to identify new questions to answer
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 March 11, 2015
It’s National No Smoking Day, so we talked to one of our Campaign Ambassador’s, Gower Tan, about what motivated him to quit.
Category: Science blog March 10, 2015
We took a look at some interesting potential future ways to quit smoking. Exploring everything from a nicotine vaccine to virtual reality therapy.
Category: Science blog February 12, 2015
We look over some recent research – and the subsequent media headlines – around e-cigarettes.
Category: Science blog February 4, 2015
UK cancer rates are increasing. But why? As we publish new stats on ‘lifetime risk’, we look at why rates on the up, and what needs to be done about it.
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?