The latest news in cancer research, health and policy by Cancer Research UK.
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News Post List
Stopping smoking leaves postmenopausal women at a lower risk of bladder cancer than those who continue to smoke, new research confirms.
According to new research published by Race for Life today, nearly half (47%) of people diagnosed with cancer said they found it hard to ask for help.
In the news this week: a urine test for cervical cancer screening? And more insight into obesity in the UK.
Tackling side effects in head and neck cancer treatment – the end of the road for hyperbaric oxygen?
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy has been used for years to prevent a side effect of head and neck cancer treatment called osteoradionecrosis. But does it work?
Using a test that measures gene activity could help to tailor treatment for some women with early stage breast cancer, new research suggests.
News digest – lung cancer in non-smokers, targeted clinical trials, pancreatic cancer ‘chatter’ and immigration
In the news this week: Lung cancer in never-smokers is on the rise and reading tumour DNA could match patients to early stage clinical trials.
How does bacon cause cancer? New research shows that moderate processed and red meat eating increases bowel cancer risk.
Scientists have found a new way in which cells that surround pancreatic cancers in mice can help the tumours grow.
Scientists could help match cancer patients with no other treatment options to clinical trials with experimental medicines
In the news this week: even moderation consumption of red and processed meat can increase bowel cancer risk.