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The Ongoing Cancer Backlog: New Plan to Cut Waiting Times
How will the NHS tackle the cancer backlog?
New analysis from the House of Commons Library reveals half a million people with suspected cancer will be waiting longer than the…Read full story »
World Cancer Day 2022
Half of the world’s population do not have access to essential healthcare. Despite the incredible achievements in cancer diagnosis and treatment, many people struggle to receive…Read full story »
New Blood Test Encourages the Need for Early Detection in Primary Care Settings
Cancer can be difficult to diagnose if the usual “red flags” and warning signs are not present in a patient. Early detection blood tests that are not reliant on cancer type…Read full story »
Revolutionary new therapy to fight Covid-19
Exciting research for a new treatment to fight Covid-19 has been proven successful.
If you contract the SARS-CoV-2 virus, this new treatment could stop the virus from…Read full story »
Scientists transform breast cancer cells from treatment-resistant into treatment-sensitive
Scientists may have found a solution to treat an aggressive, treatment-resistant type of breast cancer.
A new study suggests it is possible to change an aggressive type of…Read full story »
Missing Cancer Diagnosis Rates Soar in Recent Months
Macmillian Cancer Support reports a “mountain of almost 50,000 people” are still missing a cancer diagnosis in the UK.
As the NHS struggles to cope with overwhelming…Read full story »
Cancer Cells Wield ‘Nanotubes’ to Destroy the Immune System
Scientists discover microscopic nanotubes which allow cancer cells to attack the body’s immune system.
Cancer grows stronger by evading the immune system. A new study sheds…Read full story »
New Hope for Fighting Prostate Cancer
Around the world this month, men are relinquishing their razors and allowing their facial hair to flourish.
For November, a charity known as Movember raises funds and…Read full story »
The HPV Vaccine is Eliminating Cervical Cancer
New research has recently confirmed the HPV vaccine has saved hundreds of lives from cervical cancer.
This research is the first-ever proof of the HPV vaccine as a successful…Read full story »
Balancing Covid-19 and the Cancer Backlog
This year the spotlight has been on clearing the cancer backlog. In June and July, things were starting to look up for the NHS. However, in recent months, cancer treatment…Read full story »