Prostate cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer in the UK
As Cancer Research UK launches its Grand Challenge to tackle seven of the biggest challenges in understanding and treating the disease, Alan Worsley of the charity explores the possibility of cancer being prevented with a jab
Pavey became the oldest female European athletics champion when she won the 10,000m at last year's European Championships
Organisations including the Royal College of Physicians and Cancer Research UK had backed proposals for a levy
At current rates, half of these children will die because of their habit if they carry on smoking
Projects covered a range of areas including "social exclusion", "access to knowledge" and "civic empowerment"
Young teenagers rate slimline cigarettes as stylish, feminine and possibly safer than regular brands, say researchers.
Mixture of two drugs break down cancer cells' defence and reboot patient's immune system
Cancer Research UK data shows the gap comes despite similar numbers of men and women being diagnosed each year
Stark regional differences of cancer mortality and incidence rates are revealed for the first time today by a leading charity, resulting in calls for more to be done to address health inequality in Britain.
Drugs shield sensitive gastrointestinal tract from toxic effects
Chemotherapy treatment has boosted the survival rate to 96 per cent
Primate of England will be 'out of action for some time' after operation
Just asking people to donate in their wills could create windfall, says Whitehall behavioural unit
Increase may be linked to obesity and diets high in red and processed meat
Ministers could announce plans to introduce plain packets for cigarettes later this year, reports suggest.