In regions where cancer survival is poorer, people on average have lower awareness of cancer symptoms.
Scientists in Dundee have uncovered important information about how ovarian cancer becomes resistant to certain treatments.
Developing campaigns that are relevant to different cultures is vital to make sure more people from all ethnic groups get cancer symptoms checked out early.
Around two-thirds of professionals who work in sexual health think the human papillomavirus (HPV) jab should be given to men who have sex with men
Women who eat a Mediterranean diet could cut their risk of womb cancer by more than half.
Women who received a text message reminding them about their breast cancer screening appointment were 20 per cent more likely to attend.
An online computer programme that helps to predict the most suitable treatment for breast cancer has been found to be unsuitable for women under 40.
Overweight children may be at higher risk of oesophageal (gullet) cancer when they grow up than their slimmer friends.
Campaign leads to surge of lung cancers diagnosed at an early enough stage for the patients to receive surgery which could be curative