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This autumn the chancellor Rishi Sunak will set out the Government’s spending priorities. Here's why it's time to invest in cancer services and research.
We’ve estimated it will cost HEE between £142 million and £260 million more than it already invests to grow the key cancer professions by 45%.
The Cancer Research UK Roadmap sets out a plan to overcome the challenges hampering early detection of cancer.
Six months since lockdown, we’ve got a much clearer picture how cancer services were affected, and how well they’re recovering.
One in three cancer patients said their treatment was impacted by the effects of COVID-19 on the health system, according to survey results.
Around a quarter of GPs have said that urgent referrals for suspected cancer had been turned down by hospitals more often than before the pandemic.
Cancer services have been severely disrupted across the UK, from screening to treatment and care.
One in four cancer patients experienced a delay to their diagnosis that could have been avoided.
Women from ethnic minority backgrounds report around twice as many barriers than white women to seeking help for potential cancer symptoms.