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A new drug combo has been made available to some patients with advanced breast cancer on the NHS in England.
In this week’s news: new research asks, ‘how many cigarettes are in a bottle of wine?’ and special offers fuel obese shoppers.
Research today asked: ‘How many cigarettes are in a bottle of wine?’ But how these stats might now affect the way people view drinking remains to be seen.
Inflammation can prevent infections and helps repair injuries. But for people with long-term inflammatory conditions, it can sometimes lead to cancer.
An immunotherapy drug will be made available on the NHS in England for certain people with lung cancer.
New immunotherapy drug targets for cancer will be progressed through a multimillion-pound drug discovery alliance announced today.
In this week’s news: headlines saying ‘hot tea causes oesophageal cancer’ miss crucial details and Government proposes junk food ad watershed.
People with a certain type of lymphoma will now have access to a targeted cancer drug, called brentuximab vedotin, on the NHS in England.