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By 2023 only 1 in 10 adults in England will smoke, according to predictions from Public Health England.
A cancer immunotherapy has been provisionally rejected as a treatment for some adults with an aggressive type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma on the NHS in England.
Patients with a certain type of aggressive skin cancer will now have access to a combination of targeted drugs on the NHS in England.
NHS pathology departments are suffering from chronic staff shortages, finds a new report.
More than 3 million people in Great Britain are now vaping, according to a new report by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH).