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.
Causes Of Cancer
A new report confirms that radiation from a nuclear plant wasn't to blame for a spike in childhood leukaemia in north-west England - so what was?
New research has a possible answer to a long-standing question over whether working night shifts increases the risk of breast cancer.
New figures we’ve released today estimate that by the year 2035, half a million people could be diagnosed with cancer each year in the UK.
We look at recent evidence linking obesity to more types of cancer than previously thought.
New research has found that working night shifts has little or no effect on a woman’s breast cancer risk.
Researchers have developed an app that they hope will help people cut down on drinking alcohol.
A new study has shed light on exactly how a certain type of radiation damages human DNA, raising the risk of cancer.
Our latest figures reveal that three in four people aren’t aware that obesity causes cancer.
Scientists have demonstrated for the first time the ‘perfect storm’ of conditions that cells need to start forming cancer.