Reducing the margin of error: MRI-guided radiotherapy
In part 4 of our radiotherapy series we look at MRI-guided radiotherapy, and how it could help improve...
The Early Deaths of Appalachians
The region is falling behind the rest of America in life expectancy and infant mortality, a new study...
“What’s happening to make treatments better and less horrible?”– Alyssa’s story
When she was four, Alyssa was diagnosed with cancer. Here, she and her mom Angela tell her story....
News digest – making radiotherapy kinder, artificial intelligence, arthritis and… ‘bum gums’?
Targeted radiotherapy for breast cancer, artificial intelligence, new tricks for old drugs and... ‘bum gums’ and cancer risk?...
Finding PEACE and remembering my brother Mark – Dave’s story
Dave lost his twin brother to skin cancer at just 28. Here, Dave tells us Mark’s inspiring story...
How Scared Should I Be of Macaroni and Cheese?
A calm assessment of risk
IMRT: bending radiotherapy beams to spare healthy cells
Part three of our new blog series on radiotherapy explores a type of radiotherapy treatment called IMRT. We...
News digest – late smear test results, dogs on prescription, cancer gene map, and… salmon sperm sunscreen?
Too many women receiving their smear test results late, dogs on prescription, study produces map of cancer genes,...
The Algorithm That Makes Preschoolers Obsessed With YouTube
Surprise eggs and slime are at the center of an online realm that’s changing the way the experts...
Uber, but for Happiness
A study suggests time-saving services like meal delivery and housekeepers boost life satisfaction—for the purchaser, of course.