The latest news in cancer research, health and policy by Cancer Research UK.
We cover developments in cancer treatments, research into cancer risk and diagnosis as well as the latest cancer science stories. You'll also find analysis and comment on health and cancer policy.
Most women questioned in a survey were unaware that drinking alcohol or being obese could increase their risk of developing breast cancer.
Oral cancer is now the tenth most common cancer in men according to new figures released by Cancer Research UK today.
Our researchers in Leicester have published the results of a new study showing that relatively small doses of purified resveratrol, a chemical found in red grapes and wine...
Resveratrol, a chemical found in red grapes, is more effective in smaller doses at preventing bowel cancer in mice than high doses.
What causes cancer? It’s a simple question to ask, and – in so many ways – one of the hardest to answer.
And last week, as 2015 slowly got into gear and many of us...
Today we released new data highlighting what a real difference collective action on public health could make.
Nearly 600,000 cancers in the UK could have been avoided in the last five years if people had healthier lifestyles according to Cancer Research UK.
Pounding head? Woolly mouth? A dreadful feeling you might be sick (if you can just summon the energy to get to the bathroom…)
The after-effects of too much alcohol...