Eradicating diseases isn’t easy. Here we look at which cancers are preventable, and how detecting cancers earlier could make a difference.
With new cancer detection technology on the horizon, ranging from blood tests to wristbands, understanding overdiagnosis is a huge challenge.
Our new research shows that a one-off PSA test doesn’t save lives from prostate cancer.
The NHS Cancer Workforce Plan lays out new promises to boost staff numbers in diagnosis and treatment.
NHS chief, Simon Stevens, has made a string of announcements that he says will help the NHS in England diagnose cancers earlier and improve cancer services.
A patient was diagnosed and treated for a brain tumour 8 days after seeing her optician with symptoms. The approach could speed up diagnosis.
A week away from the general election, we’ve put some of the manifestos under the microscope to see what they mean for cancer, research and patients.
An experimental blood test could offer a way to detect early signs that patients’ lung cancers will return after treatment.
We look at the possible reasons behind the recent rise in kidney cancer rates.
At AACR 2017, thousands of doctors and scientists shared progress in cancer research. Read about the hottest topics.