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Smoking levels in the UK are the lowest since records began, according to new data from the Office of National Statistics (ONS).
Taking cholesterol-lowering statins doesn’t benefit lung cancer patients when used alongside chemotherapy, according to new CRUK research.
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 shortage of radiologists in Scotland is putting patient safety at risk, doctors have warned.
Too many people in Wales are being diagnosed with cancer at a late stage, according to a new report.