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Research which suggests a chemotherapy drug used to treat cancer patients can cause serious brain damage needs to be put into context, it has been asserted.
Both male and female relatives of women diagnosed with breast cancer before the age of 35 are potentially at an increased risk of other cancers.
Improving lifestyles now could prevent 12,000 cases (26 per cent) of bowel cancer by the year 2024 - a new report by Cancer Research UK predicts today.
Every year around 157,000 children aged 11-15 start smoking - that's enough to fill 5,200 classrooms or make up nearly 14,000 junior football teams.
Scientists have found that a molecule in vegetables such as broccoli and cabbage can inhibit the growth of breast cancer cells and could be used alongside drugs to help...
Almost half a million healthy women at high risk of breast cancer can now be offered drugs that can cut their chances of developing the disease.