She campaigned for doctors to humanise their attitudes towards cancer patients while coping with the illness herself
The two studies have been heralded as 'ground-breaking' by charity Breast Cancer Now
Alcohol is estimated to have caused around half a million deaths from cancer in 2012 alone, which is nearly 6% of all cancer deaths worldwide
Bowel cancer patients who consumed more than 0.3g of Omega-3 fatty acids, which are abundant in food such as oily fish, were found to have a 41 per cent less chance of dying from bowel cancer
People who carry a silent red hair gene could be just at risk from the sun as those with ginger colouring
Food watchdog claims Kinder refused when they asked them to withdraw products
Statins are lipid-lowering tablets taken by many to reduce high cholesterol
It is hoped the discovery could potentially lead to earlier detection and intervention for men with the disease
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
A major announcement from the UN health body follows a review of 1,000 scientific studies
The Harvard University study found a number of major health benefits linked to eating 70 grams of whole grain a day, equivalent to a large bowl of porridge
'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'
'They know she's an angel -- they know she's with us every day'
Study reinforces earlier work which suggests diet may play an important role in cutting cancer risk