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.
September is childhood cancer awareness month, an important opportunity to increase public awareness about a collection of diseases that can devastate families.
The rate of children dying from cancer has dropped by 22 per cent in the last decade.
Children, teenagers and young adults living near Sellafield or Dounreay since the 1990s are not at an increased risk of developing cancer.
Age limits on clinical trials need to be more flexible to allow more teenage cancer patients the chance to access new treatments
A drug commonly used to prevent blood clots could be adapted to treat neuroblastoma, a form of childhood cancer.
Cancer Research UK has launched a new trial to see if high doses of aspirin might help avoid hearing loss in patients given the drug cisplatin.
A simple blood test could pinpoint which children are unlikely to respond to treatment for a particularly aggressive form of neuroblastoma
Children who live near overhead power lines in early life do not have a greater risk of developing childhood leukaemia
We meet comedian Dara O'Briain at the launch of our new game to help research, and hear from childhood cancer survivors who are giving something back.