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Following my 9 April Stopcancer blog The Cancer Timebomb of Childhood Obesity, newly published NHS statistics suggest that by 2030 some 100 new obesity-related cancer cases could be diagnosed every day. This could rise to 112 a day by 2035, (or nearly five new cases every hour), according to Simon Stevens, CEO of NHS England.…Details
The impact of Brexit will certainly have a dramatic and lasting effect in the UK on the NHS and on cancer patients. We fear that the impact of a No Deal will have a deleterious effect on cancer research and on cancer drug supply. It is surely essential for cancer research that the Government secures…Details
A Manchester Biomedical Research centre study has shown that annual Breast Cancer screening for younger women aged 35-39 with a family history of Breast Cancer would effectively detect incipient and cancerous tumours earlier and thus save lives. The numbers of breast cancers discovered in the study led by Professor Gareth Evans were significant. The charity…Details
The University of Manchester Viral Oncology Research Laboratories are working on developing a new diagnostic procedure for Childhood Leukaemia with support from Caring Cancer Trust’s Stopcancer funding programme. A problem with modern medicine is that tests for most infectious agents are only given on the basis of symptoms. However, it is well known that some…Details
Your immune system is there to fight off infections and diseases. It is made up of white blood cells and organs and tissues of thymus, spleen, tonsils, lymph nodes, lymph vessels, and bone marrow. Immunotherapy drug treatment can either help the body’s immune system to fight cancer either directly, or generally stimulate the immune system…Details