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News digest – artificial ovaries, cereals high in sugar, breast screening and happy 70th birthday to the NHS
Research predicts how breast screening could be changed to cut overdiagnosis and save the NHS money, and the NHS celebrates its 70th birthday.
New computer simulation study suggests only screening women deemed at a ‘high risk’ of breast cancer could help to reduce unnecessary diagnoses.
DIPG is a fatal childhood brain tumour. But our scientists are unpicking its biology in the hope of finding new ways to tackle this hard to treat cancer.
Scientists have discovered that cancerous cells in an aggressive type of childhood brain tumour work together to infiltrate the brain.
The Government’s childhood obesity plan was updated this week, and there were calls for the HPV vaccine to be given to boys. Find out more in our weekly news digest.
From targeting cancer stem cells to reawakening sleeping cells, research is finding the answers to how brain tumours develop.
The Government has launched its ambition to halve childhood obesity by 2030. To reach this, junk food marketing restrictions must be introduced without delay.
Cancer Research UK responds to the Governments new Childhood Obesity Strategy.
This week’s headlines: drug could protect children from hearing loss after chemo and cancer rates in over-75s are ‘set to rocket’.
The number of older people diagnosed with cancer every year could rise by up to 80% in less than 20 years. The NHS must adapt now to care for them.