At current rates, half of these children will die because of their habit if they carry on smoking
Cancer Research Uk
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Monday 13 June 2011
Wednesday 01 June 2011
A warning against the use of mobile telephones has been issued by the World Health Organisation after scientists identified a potential link with a type of brain cancer.
Sunday 15 May 2011
Cancer patients will be saved from unnecessary chemotherapy after scientists discovered that the most unstable cancer cells are actually least likely to multiply and spread. Each cell contains thousands of genes within 23 pairs of chromosomes.
Sunday 08 May 2011
Patricia Roffey and Emily Dugan present profiles of 100 people who make Britain a better and a happier place to live. If you would like to nominate someone for The Happy List click on the link below
Saturday 07 May 2011
Tributes poured in to golf legend Seve Ballesteros after the former world number one player died today aged 54 at his home in Spain.
Sunday 17 April 2011
Tens of thousands of runners set off in good conditions as the London Marathon got under way today.
Tuesday 12 April 2011
Deaths after operations for bowel cancer in NHS hospitals range from one in 50 to almost one in six, according to the first comparison of cancer surgery survival rates.
Friday 08 April 2011
One in 10 cancers in men and one in 33 in women across Western Europe are caused by drinking, according to new research.
Wednesday 06 April 2011
The use of sunbeds and lack of care on summer holidays have seen levels of skin cancer soar among young people, with more than two Britons under 35 being diagnosed every day, new research suggests.
Monday 28 March 2011
The soaring rate of breast cancer in Britain could be curbed if drugs to prevent the disease were offered to women in the same way that statins to lower cholesterol are offered to people at risk of heart disease, a panel of experts has concluded.
Thursday 10 March 2011
Doubt was cast yesterday on the introduction of plain packaging for cigarettes after the Government gave the idea only lukewarm support.
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