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
Aherne passed away in her Manchester home today
Discovery that fat rather than sugar is tumour's preferred source of energy opens up a whole new way to make cancer-fighting drugs
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
New study reveals 66 per cent of patients saw their tumours shrink after using immunotherapy drug
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
'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
Evidence presented at the world's largest cancer conference in Chicago this weekend shows personalised cancer treatments can be six times more effective than 'blanket' approach
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
'Where people were saying there's no risk, I think this ends that kind of statement'
Teratoma or 'evil twin' tumours are extremely rare and occur when a growth resembling a human body grows inside someone. They can feature bones, hair, teeth and facial features
Researchers examined the link between unemployment, public health care spending and cancer mortality in more than 70 countries over a 20-year period from 1990 to 2010
'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'