Publishing national chemotherapy data has helped NHS hospitals make changes that should improve treatment
A year on from a big data report and some hospitals have changed how they discuss some aspects...
News digest – vitamin supplements, cancer ‘avatars’, immunotherapy targets, and… Wi-Fi worries?
In this week's cancer news there's vitamin supplements and lung cancer risk, physical activity in middle age and...
How light and sound give physicists a clearer picture of cancer
Physicists in Cambridge are using light and sound to gather information on prostate cancer in mice. This could...
SABR: radiotherapy that’s smart, fast and to the point
Researchers believe that focused high doses of radiotherapy could one day replace surgery for small cancers in certain...
News digest – calorie crackdown, e-cigarettes, blood tests and… vitamin C?
This week’s cancer news features calorie crackdown plans for childhood obesity, vaping in teens and vitamin C for...
Why It’s Better to Carry Weight on Your Head
People have done it for centuries. Maybe everyone still should. An Object Lesson.
The UK’s pick ‘n’ mix approach to children’s obesity is missing a trick
Public Health England is cracking down on the hidden calories in food and drink. It’s another step towards...
Our milestones: How a combination of events led to a cure for a rare cancer
We go back to the 1950s to find out how one of our scientists helped transform the outlook...
News digest – NHS waiting times, childhood obesity, golden drugs, and… at-home genetic tests?
NHS behind on waiting times, childhood obesity, golden drugs showing promise, and… at-home genetic tests? Here's our weekly...
A Burdensome Regulation Screening Truck Drivers for a Sleep Disorder
The Trump administration has withdrawn a proposed requirement to screen drivers for a condition that causes them to...