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Government funding cuts have led to declining Stop Smoking Services across England, a new report has revealed.
Patients living with an aggressive form of lymphoma in Scotland will not get access to a new immunotherapy treatment after it was rejected for use on the NHS.
A new treatment for people with multiple myeloma will now be available on the NHS in England.
Researchers have pinpointed cells in the livers of mice that create an environment cancer cells might need to settle and grow there.
Patients with a specific type of leukaemia will not have access to a new treatment after it failed to win provisional recommendation for NHS use in England.