Lifelong excess weight almost doubles a woman’s risk of developing womb cancer, according to a Cancer Research UK-funded study published in BMC Medicine.
Researchers have uncovered a new link between higher levels of testosterone in the blood and increased risk of melanoma skin cancer in men.
Men with unusually low amounts of testosterone in their blood are around 20% less likely to develop prostate cancer.
The good news is there’s no reason to be concerned about deodorants, bras, plastics and milk when it comes to breast cancer risk.
New research predicts that 2 in 3 cancers are ‘due to bad luck’, we look at why the story is a bit more complicated than that.
We explore the science behind how fat causes cancer.
Women with naturally higher levels of the sex hormone oestrogen are more than 50 per cent less likely to develop bowel cancer after their menopause.
Yesterday saw some bold, but extremely misleading headlines about hormone replacement therapy (HRT) being “harmless”. This unfortunate statement flies in…
Cancer Research UK is deeply concerned for women’s health amid headlines that taking Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) is safe.
We look back to the 1990s, and to our ‘first-in-man’ trial of prostate cancer drug abiraterone – a vital step in the drug’s development