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Coffee and exercise 'no substitute' for proper sun protection

Cancer Research UK has played down reports of a link between caffeine, exercise and skin cancer protection, following the publication of new research in the Proceedings of...

Healthy lifestyles could prevent an estimated 80,000 cases of cancer each year

A report from the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) estimates that nearly 80,000 cases of cancer could be prevented each year in the UK alone if people ate healthy diets,...

More Race for Life participants raising money online

There has been a 30% rise in the number of Race for Life participants setting up online pages, Cancer Research UK and JustGiving have revealed.