We look at new research showing no link between dietary dioxins and breast cancer – but how does this fit into the wider debate on chemicals and cancer?
Does living at high altitude prevent lung cancer? Our bloggers explore a new study that sparked headlines claiming oxygen might cause the disease.
The new Environment and Health Atlas charts data about diseases such as cancer alongside environmental risk factors including pollution and pesticides.
In 1978 Professor Julian Peto published a scientific paper that influenced many lives, by helping to usher in an era free from asbestos.
New research has identified genetic clues that could help scientists fingerprint a cancer and help pinpoint its origin – we take an in-depth look.
We speak to our carcinogen expert Professor David Phillips about this week’s announcement by IARC that diesel exhaust fumes cause lung cancer.