Stagnant Brits struggle to walk more than a mile a day according to new research from Cancer Research UK’s Walk All Over Cancer campaign published today.
A newly-launched Cancer Research UK study could be the first step towards exercise training being introduced as a new NHS treatment for prostate cancer.
More than two-thirds (69 per cent) of bowel cancer patients say they weren’t advised to exercise regularly after their diagnosis.
Nearly 600,000 cancers in the UK could have been avoided in the last five years if people had healthier lifestyles according to Cancer Research UK.
Almost 40 per cent of pancreatic cancers – one of the deadliest forms of cancer – could be avoided by maintaining a healthy weight and not smoking.
Fashion trends and concerns about appearance could be having a detrimental effect on the health and fitness of our nation’s women according to a new survey commissioned by Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life, in partnership with Tesco.
Non-communicable diseases are the leading cause of death around the world, the World Health Organisation has said.
Cancer Research UK has signed up to the Responsibility Deal announced by health secretary Andrew Lansley today (March 15th)
People with an active lifestyle are up to three times less likely to develop large or advanced polyps in the bowel – which can develop into bowel cancer – according to a new analysis published in the British Journal of Cancer today (Wednesday).