Cancer news

Obesity and cancer – three things the Government should do

Obesity – and the nation’s expanding waistlines – are never far from the headlines.

And when it comes to cancer, weight is important: carrying excess...

Major increase in bowel cancer screening uptake shown with new screening test

A large pilot study of a new bowel cancer screening test, called FIT, has shown a major increase in participation rates across population groups.

Cancer drugs: ‘one size doesn’t fit all’ – Laura’s story

In the fourth and final part of our series of posts from our Cancer Campaigns Ambassadors, Laura Ashurst shares her personal story. In it, she tells us why...

Cancer Research UK partners with the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council to inspire innovation

Cancer Research UK has partnered with the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

From Branch to Bedside – standing up to inherited bowel cancer

In 2012 our first Stand Up To Cancer campaign raised a staggering £8 million. The money went to help fund clinical trials across the country.