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A list of news stories related to Cancer are shown below.
06 December 2017
" Why brushing your teeth could reduce your risk of throat cancer by MORE THAN one-fifth, study finds " the Mail Online reports.
07 December 2017
'All forms of hormonal contraception carry breast cancer risk, study finds' The Guardian reports
03 January 2018
'Eating bacon, sausages and other processed meats increases breast cancer risk in older women, scientists warn' The Sun reports
19 January 2018
'Testing all women for the "Angelina Jolie gene", even if not considered at risk, would prevent cancers, save lives and is cost effective, say doctor' BBC News reports
22 January 2018
"Blood test could use DNA to spot eight of the most common cancers, study shows," The Guardian reports
'Embarrassment makes women avoid smear tests, charity says' BBC News reports
31 January 2018
"Vaping causes cancer, new study warns," is the alarming – yet incorrect – headline from the Mail Online.
06 February 2018
'Hot tea linked to deadly cancer in smokers and drinkers' The Daily Telegraph reports
15 February 2018
'“Ultra-processed” foods, made in factories with ingredients unknown to the domestic kitchen, may be linked to cancer' The Guardian reports
16 February 2018
"Fathers may pass ovarian cancer risk to daughters," reports BBC News after research found a possible new cancer gene on the X chromosome.
23 February 2018
"Mini tumours created to battle cancer," BBC News reports on a study in which scientists created lab-grown "mini tumours" to test responses to different treatments.
07 March 2018
"Screening for prostate cancer does not save lives, and may do more harm than good," reports the Daily Telegraph.
08 March 2018
'Vitamin D may offer protection against cancers, study says' The Guardian reports
03 April 2018
"Cutting out red meat significantly reduces people's risk of bowel cancer, study finds," is the somewhat misleading headline from the Mail Online.
16 April 2018
'Lifesaving jab denied to millions of boys in Britain could slash the risk of prostate cancer' the Mail Online reports
24 April 2018
'Nearly 90% of women at risk of breast cancer shun preventative drugs' The Independent reports
27 April 2018
"Social media blamed for spread of cancer myths," is the headline in The Times. This was based on new research into what people in the UK believe about the causes of cancer.
09 May 2018
"HPV vaccine for schoolgirls gets full marks," reports ITV News.
22 May 2018
'Childhood leukaemia is preventable and likely caused by keeping babies too clean according to a landmark study' the Daily Mirror reports
25 May 2018
'A low-fat diet full of fruits and vegetables could reduce risk of breast cancer death' the Mail Online reports
04 June 2018
12 June 2018
"Prostate cancer spit test is trialled," reports BBC Online on a test that looks at men's DNA to see if they have "high-risk" genes thought to affect 1 in every 100 men".
04 July 2018
"Hundreds of women will be spared from cervical cancer every year when a new test replaces conventional screening," reports the Mail Online.
13 September 2018
'Crowdfunding sites may help fuel pseudoscience and bogus cancer cures, investigation finds' The Independent reports
23 October 2018
"Cutting out pesticides by eating only organic food could slash your cancer risk by up to 86 percent, a new study claims," the Mail Online reports