Discovery that fat rather than sugar is tumour's preferred source of energy opens up a whole new way to make cancer-fighting drugs
The discovery of infectious cancers – once thought to be rare in nature – in three different kinds of shellfish 'raises questions about the implications for cancer transmission in humans', expert says
Researchers identify cells that are likely to become cancerous and a drug that appears to stop this happening
However, researchers did find a link between throat cancer and drinking very hot beverages
The ‘Deal or No Deal’ host is the latest public figure to offer his two cents on cancer cures and David Barnett is not impressed
Mike Chettle was unable to move properly when bowel cancer spread rapidly around his body
'I think Noel Edmonds should stick to what he's good at. Presenting quiz shows and beard trimming, rather than curing cancer,' says the patient
'It will be the largest study that’s ever tested the impact of weight loss on cancer– any form of cancer. We are very hopeful'
Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer for men in the UK and is thought to be responsible for 10,000 deaths annually
'Provided proper cooling, storage and reheating takes place, it is fine to reheat spinach,' European Food Information Council admits after student's scientific arguments win the day
Researchers have found a way to persuade the body's immune system to attack tumours – and it is largely free from side effects
Scientists hope using dogs could revolutionise how malaria is detected, enabling doctors to identify it quickly and without invasive tests
'Some of the declines we have already seen in cancer mortality — the large decline in lung cancer — that was because of efforts to stop people from smoking'
Campaigners say the public do 'not want this toxic poison to be used to grow our food, contaminate our parks and playgrounds or be sprayed in our home gardens'
It will soon be too dangerous to perform caesarean sections, joint replacements and chemotherapy if antibiotics become ineffective
Benefit's Bold is Beautiful project encourages women to stay positive by embracing themselves and not cancer