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Signs And Symptoms
Women with bladder or kidney cancer may lose out on a prompt diagnosis if they are already being regularly treated for recurring urinary tract infections (UTIs)
A GP and his dad have invented a new online mind-mapping tool for doctors that aims to help GPs speed up cancer diagnosis
More than a third of women with bowel cancer in England were diagnosed after an emergency hospital visit compared to less than a third of men.
We look at headlines claiming GPs are ‘failing an estimated 32,000 cancer patients a year’ in England.
In a world first, we've just broadcast a colonoscopy live on TV with Channel 4 to demystify and take the fear out of this procedure.
A series of projects are testing a new way to potentially diagnose some cancers earlier, we take a look at how the approach might work.
Around one in six women diagnosed with breast cancer go to their doctor with a symptom other than a lump – the most commonly reported breast cancer symptom.
Around one in five bowel cancer patients diagnosed after an emergency presentation have displayed at least one cancer ‘alarm symptom’ leading up to diagnosis.