Ageing population one of the main causes of increase
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Monday 22 July 2013
More than 80 per cent of people diagnosed with malignant melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer, will now survive the disease, scientists have said. Yet British sunbathing habits mean the number of cases continues to rise.
Tuesday 16 July 2013
Actress: 'Nothing's going to stop me coming back next year'
Tuesday 18 June 2013
Cancer Research figures show oesophageal cancer has doubled in the last 30 years
After Michael Douglas' claims, the doctors' verdict on oral sex: There's only a 'very small' risk of cancer
Monday 03 June 2013
Michael Douglas may have been displaying admirable candour when he told a journalist this weekend that his throat cancer had been caused by a virus “which…comes about from cunnilingus” – but he also sparked a minor health scare.
Thursday 30 May 2013
Primate of England will be 'out of action for some time' after operation
Tuesday 28 May 2013
Just asking people to donate in their wills could create windfall, says Whitehall behavioural unit
Tuesday 02 April 2013
Increase may be linked to obesity and diets high in red and processed meat
Wednesday 06 March 2013
Outlook I always wanted to smoke but couldn't inhale. At least, not without nearly coughing up my guts. Those teenage attempts to impress girls and peers alike ended up with me spluttering and them laughing. But there was no doubt that if I could master the art of puffing a ciggie, then I would at the very least look like an appealingly dishevelled private eye from film noir.
Wednesday 06 March 2013
Ministers could announce plans to introduce plain packets for cigarettes later this year, reports suggest.
Monday 04 March 2013
Friday 01 March 2013
Facebook, Google and Amazon team up with scientists to create game that sorts through genetic data
Tuesday 19 February 2013
More than a third of people in Britain might delay seeing a doctor over symptoms they think could be serious because of difficulty making an appointment, a study has revealed.
Wednesday 30 January 2013
It might have helped the Victorians build an empire, but having a stiff upper lip could be putting Britons in mortal danger from cancer, researchers claim.
Tuesday 29 January 2013
Men are now a third more likely to die from cancer than women, research reveals today.
Monday 28 January 2013
Mary Bacon, 66, from Cumbria, was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) in 2008. But targeted treatments mean she can now live a normal life.
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
The political class is doing what Hitler couldn’t – destroying Britain
Scottish independence: Nationalist leader Jim Sillars threatens pro-union companies with 'day of reckoning' after independence
Scottish independence: Yes campaign feels the heat as Alex Salmond's NHS claims come under furious attack
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
£23m Birmingham cycle scheme is attacked by Tory councillor for not catering to the elderly
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