New monthly cancer waiting times figures have been released today by NHS England. The figures show: The two week wait for people referred with...

14 March 2019

The study, led by scientists at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute and published in Nature, examined the patterns of genetic changes within...

13 March 2019

NHS England has today announced that new waiting times standards for people with urgent mental and physical needs are to be trialled across the...

11 March 2019

The proportion of women aged 50-70 taking up routine breast screening fell to 70.5% in 2017-18, down from 71.1% in 2016-17, according to the Breast...

28 February 2019

New research published this week in the New England Journal of Medicine has found that a new drug – sacituzumab – is effective in stopping growth of...

22 February 2019

The National Audit Office (NAO) has today published its new report into the management of health screening, finding that the proportion of eligible...

1 February 2019

A survey by Bupa and HCA Healthcare UK has suggested that almost six million women in the UK could be putting their health at risk by not checking...

31 January 2019

Discussing the news that one in four women in the UK don’t check their breasts and many would delay seeking help, Carolyn Rogers, Clinical Nurse...

31 January 2019

New statistics on cancer survival in England, released today by the Office of National Statistics (ONS), reveal the one-year, five-year and ten-year...

24 January 2019