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Confusion over the symptoms of lung cancer and COVID-19 may be responsible for a drop in the number of people being referred for lung cancer tests in Wales.
The first chemotherapy-free drug combination for people with a rare type of bowel cancer has been approved for NHS use in England.
A new combination of targeted treatments will now be available for some adults with leukaemia on the NHS in England.
Cancer Research UK’s 470 charity shops in England have closed for one month from 5 November, following the announcement of a national lockdown.