Category: Science blog December 8, 2016
There’s more to stopping cancer from spreading than simply cutting out chocolate, despite what the headlines say.
Category: Science blog November 25, 2016
We spoke to Charlie, a mouth cancer survivor, about the importance of spotting the disease early.
Category: Science blog November 27, 2015
Professor Richard Shaw, a mouth cancer specialist who helped create our new Oral Cancer Toolkit, explains why it differs from the NICE referral guidelines
Category: Science blog November 13, 2015
We explore the reasons behind the nation’s rising rates of mouth cancer.
Category: Science blog August 14, 2015
Emma Shanks shares her story of being diagnosed with oral cancer, not once but four times in succession.
Category: Science blog February 12, 2014
Maggie is one of our research nurses and an oesophageal cancer survivor – read her story about the importance of spotting symptoms early.
Category: Science blog July 5, 2013
Cancer news often gets more attention if a celebrity has been diagnosed, but does this help raise awareness or can the celebrity angle do more harm than good?
Category: Science blog March 28, 2012
Alcohol has been a well-loved but problematic part of British life for centuries, as immortalised in 18th century artist Hogarth’s…
Category: Science blog March 16, 2012
It was a week that started in Scotland, with the ‘no’ decision on prostate drug abiraterone, and went on to…
Category: Science blog January 10, 2011
Last night’s BBC Three documentary, presented by actress Jaime Winstone, discusses the newest potential cause of cancer – oral sex….