The NHS Cancer Workforce Plan lays out new promises to boost staff numbers in diagnosis and treatment.
NHS chief, Simon Stevens, has made a string of announcements that he says will help the NHS in England diagnose cancers earlier and improve cancer services.
A patient was diagnosed and treated for a brain tumour 8 days after seeing her optician with symptoms. The approach could speed up diagnosis.
A week away from the general election, we’ve put some of the manifestos under the microscope to see what they mean for cancer, research and patients.
Scientists are to examine whether identifying patterns in medication given to patients before they develop cancer could improve early diagnosis.
An experimental blood test could offer a way to detect early signs that patients’ lung cancers will return after treatment.
We look at the possible reasons behind the recent rise in kidney cancer rates.
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A sample of cells taken from the inside of the nose could be used to indicate the damage caused to cells in the lung by smoking.
A one-off screening test can cut bowel cancer risk for at least 17 years.