Cancer news

One Direction offer fans prize of a lifetime to raise money for Stand Up To Cancer

One Direction are offering fans the chance to win an amazing once in a lifetime opportunity to fly to Miami to meet the band. 

Brain tumour cells found circulating in blood

German scientists have discovered rogue brain tumour cells in patient blood samples.

Cancer’s growth driven by minority of cells within a tumour

US cancer researchers have unearthed further evidence that a tumour’s growth can be fuelled by just a small minority of its cells.

Boys 'should receive HPV jab too', say researchers

Boys should be vaccinated against a virus as well as girls to protect them from some types of cancer.

Parents don't protect themselves from skin cancer because they're prioritising their children's skin

School’s out for summer and with the increased popularity of the ‘staycation’ parents will be looking forward to spending time outdoors with their children...