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Population Studies Epidemiology
New survival figures have revealed some encouraging trends around the world. But they also highlight how much progress still needs to be made in the UK.
How does bacon cause cancer? New research shows that moderate processed and red meat eating increases bowel cancer risk.
This year’s British Science Week runs from 10th – 19th March, and the theme is ‘change’.
World Cancer Day 2017: there are 2 types of oesophageal cancer, and they affect the world in different ways
In the last of our World Cancer Day series, we explore how oesophageal cancer affects different areas of the world, and look at the reasons behind climbing rates of this...
A new report confirms that radiation from a nuclear plant wasn't to blame for a spike in childhood leukaemia in north-west England - so what was?
We explore the science behind some recent headlines claiming that physical activity can reduce the risk of 13 types of cancer.
We look at the latest round of innovative and exciting new projects we're funding in population research.
We look at the evidence on childhood obesity and cancer, uncovering a potential direct link between obesity in childhood and raised cancer risk in adults.
In our latest Google Hangout on Air, in partnership with Science on Google+, we focused on the recent headlines about processed meat and cancer risk.