Together we will beat cancer


Mapping cancer risks – what can (and can’t) it tell us?

The new Environment and Health Atlas charts data about diseases such as cancer alongside environmental risk factors including pollution and pesticides.

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The link between air pollution and cancer

The World Health Organisation has reported that air pollution increases the risk of cancer – how do the risks stack up against other causes of cancer?

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‘Chemical jobs’ – should women be worried?

There’s been quite a bit of media coverage this week suggesting that women in so-called ‘chemical jobs’ may face a…

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Diesel exhaust fumes ‘definitely’ cause cancer – should we be worried?

Today the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) – part of the World Health Organisation – announced that it…

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The causes of cancer you can control

Can cancer be prevented? Decades of research have shown that a person’s chances of getting cancer depends on a mishmash of…

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Cleaning products and breast cancer – what’s the real story?

Looking at the newspapers this morning, you might end up wanting to rush home and clear out all your cupboards…

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