A history of these pages

The About Cancer pages began life as CancerHelp UK, one of the first comprehensive cancer websites based in the UK. 

Editorial policy

This is the editorial policy for the production and review of health and patient information published on the Cancer Research UK About Cancer web pages. 

Clinical trials database editorial policy

This document sets out the editorial policy for the production of information on our clinical trials database.

Clinical trials database pro forma

This page tells you about the different sections on our clinical trials database, and the information included in each one.

How our information is kept up-to-date

Who reviews our information and how often this is done.

Lay review guidelines

Cancer Research UKs About cancer information is written for people with cancer and their family and friends. Find out how you can help us develop and improve the information.  

Last reviewed: 
09 Oct 2013

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