Professor Margaret Frame OBE and her contribution to cancer research
We spoke to Professor Margaret Frame, from the Cancer Research UK Edinburgh Centre, about her OBE for her...
A routine blood test for cancer would be fantastic. Today’s news isn’t it
A cancer blood test is in the news today, but it's too early to say if it will...
Fitbit’s Xbox coaching app helps you work out between games
If you're a gamer, you know it can be difficult to tear yourself away from the screen...
Broadcast regulations aren’t enough to protect kids from TV junk food ads
Our new report suggests that the TV shows young people watch the most carry junk food adverts, and...
How can CRISPR genome editing shape the future of cancer research?
CRISPR genome editing has received lots of attention and hype, so we took a look at what it...
‘What is cancer?’: Our answer to 2017’s most Googled health question
2017’s most Googled health question was ‘What is cancer?’. So what really is it? This blog post delves...
Cancer patients shouldn’t be harmed by NHS staff shortages
A leaked hospital memo suggested that chemotherapy treatment could be delayed for cancer patients due to staff shortages....
Scientists are combining drugs and radiotherapy, hunting for better results
By combining radiotherapy with different kinds of drugs, scientists hope that both can be made more effective.
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Alcohol and cancer: This is how booze damages DNA inside cells
The damage caused to specialised stem cells' DNA could help explain why drinking increases the risk of cancer....