Pancreatic cancer urine test hope

by Jones on August 3, 2015

A simple urine test which may detect pancreatic cancer much earlier than at present is developed by scientists.
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Cheap drugs cut breast cancer deaths

by Jones on July 24, 2015

Cheap drugs normally used to strengthen bone can cut deaths from breast cancer, study demonstrates.
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VIDEO: Breast cancer signs ‘not always a lump’

July 13, 2015

Dr Ann Hoskins of Public Health England and ‘Green Goddess’ and cancer survivor Diana Moran urge older adult females to be more aware of the symptoms of breast cancer. BBC News – Health

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Drug ‘may slow breast cancer growth’

July 9, 2015

A cheap and safe drug may assist half of adult females with breast cancer to live longer, scientists suggest. BBC News – Health

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Female lung cancer cases top 20,000

July 1, 2015

Cases of lung cancer in adult females have reached 20,000 a year in the UK for the foremost time since records began. BBC News – Health

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Athletes urge cancer ‘fear factor’

June 15, 2015

Why black athletes are making clear prostate cancer risk BBC News – Health

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Cervical cancer ‘affects older women’

June 15, 2015

There is a perception that cervical cancer is a young woman’s disease, but half of deaths occur in adult females over 65, a British Medical Journal report says. BBC News – Health

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Lung cancer therapy is ‘milestone’

May 30, 2015

A lung cancer therapy can more than double life span in some patients, a major trial demonstrates. BBC News – Health

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Teen obesity ‘link to bowel cancer’

May 26, 2015

Being overweight or obese in adolescence is linked to a greater chances of bowel cancer later in life, a study suggests. BBC News – Health

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Cancer fund reprieves only one drug

May 22, 2015

The Cancer Drugs Fund in England will continue to pay for a stomach cancer drug after an appeal by the manufacturer. BBC News – Health

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