Rachel completed her PhD in Psychology at the University of Lincoln before joining Cancer Research UK. As a manager in the health information team, Rachel reviews and communicates evidence-based information on the causes of cancer, early diagnosis and screening. She is particularly interested in tackling health inequalities and helping people stop smoking.
For the second instalment in our health inequalities series, we’re looking at what’s behind differences in the causes of smoking.
It’s completely up to you whether to go to cervical cancer screening. But the answers to these 6 questions could help you decide.
We look at new research measuring how much pollution we’re exposed to on our commutes, particularly in London.
New research has a possible answer to a long-standing question over whether working night shifts increases the risk of breast cancer.