New computer simulation study suggests only screening women deemed at a ‘high risk’ of breast cancer could help to reduce unnecessary diagnoses.
We've launched a campaign for more NHS staff to diagnose and treat cancer. Cancer survivor Elizabeth Bailey explains how you can get involved.
Questions are being asked of the tests used to diagnose prostate cancer, and how they can be improved. We cover the latest research, including specialist MRI.
In the immediate aftermath, estimating the numbers affected by a breast screening error might do more harm than good.
NHS funding designed to improve cancer early diagnosis might not be reaching the right services, according to a new report.
More than a quarter of men with suspected prostate cancer could avoid invasive biopsies if they’re offered an MRI scan first, a new study suggests.
With new cancer detection technology on the horizon, ranging from blood tests to wristbands, understanding overdiagnosis is a huge challenge.
A cancer blood test is in the news today, but it's too early to say if it will work. We take a look at what questions still need to be answered.
The genetics behind how a breast condition becomes invasive breast cancer may be explained by a new study.