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Doctors should use a specialised type of scan to help decide if patients with pancreatic cancer may benefit from surgery, according to NICE.
A drug for certain types of breast cancer has been approved for the NHS in England.
Cancer survival is increasing across the globe, according to a new study.
The number of new cases of cancer in England is continuing to rise, according to new figures.
The way in which cancers are diagnosed in England is improving, according to new figures.