The latest news in cancer research, health and policy by Cancer Research UK.
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A genetic study has found evidence to suggest that women who take statins in the long term could be less likely to develop ovarian cancer.
Cervical cancer rates in Britain halved between the late 1980s and mid-2000s - but new CRUK figures warn that progress has since been stalling and stagnating.
Taking a daily aspirin for more than two years could reduce the risk of bowel cancer in people with Lynch syndrome, according to new draft guidance from NICE.
The social stigmas and myths surrounding the human papilloma virus (HPV) could make women anxious, putting them off cervical screening
More than 150,000 cervical screening samples were waiting to be tested by NHS laboratories across England last year, according to a report.
We answer 5 common questions about heated tobacco products, from what's in them and if they're safe to whether they can help someone quit smoking.
Cervical cancer rates are predicted to fall following the introduction of HPV primary screening this year.
Scientists have created the most comprehensive method yet to predict a woman’s risk of breast cancer, according to a study by Cancer Research UK.
Only around a fifth of women at higher risk of developing breast cancer think they need to take a drug proven to help prevent the disease.