The latest news in cancer research, health and policy by Cancer Research UK.
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Health Service Policy
The number of older people diagnosed with cancer every year could rise by up to 80% in less than 20 years. The NHS must adapt now to care for them.
The new NHS England funding boost from the Prime Minister needs to focus on staff shortages to make a difference in cancer care.
We've launched a campaign for more NHS staff to diagnose and treat cancer. Cancer survivor Elizabeth Bailey explains how you can get involved.
In the immediate aftermath, estimating the numbers affected by a breast screening error might do more harm than good.
We asked Sharon Hodgson, Labour MP and the Shadow Minister for Public Health, what the Labour Party wants to do to tackle cancer.
We asked Steve Brine, Conservative MP and the Minister for Public Health, how the Government plans to tackle cancer.
Some cancer patients are missing out on modern radiotherapy. A new NHS England plan could change that.
A leaked hospital memo suggested that chemotherapy treatment could be delayed for cancer patients due to staff shortages. This is totally unacceptable.
Our policy work stretches from local councils right up to the European stage. Here are our highlights from a busy 2017.