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.
Cancer Prevention Policy
With a new Prime Minister in office, the Government's commitments to supporting the NHS and building on the strength of science in the UK must become reality.
The Government proposes some new and old ways to prevent disease.
Junk food adverts on TV and online could be banned before 9pm as part of Government plans to help tackle childhood obesity.
The NHS long-term plan contains ambitious commitments to diagnose more cancers earlier and boost prevention, but it lacks detail on tackling staff shortages.
Junk food advertising will be banned on public transport in London from February 2019, the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan confirmed today.
Young children who spent more than half an hour a day online were almost twice as likely to pester their parents for junk food