BBC reporter Satnam Rana films her breast cancer diary

19 Sep

The 40-year-old says she hopes to persuade more women to check themselves after she found a lump.

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‘Kinder treatments in pipeline’ for child brain cancer

18 Sep

Researchers discover that there are seven types of most common malignant child brain cancer.

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Dame Tessa Jowell has brain cancer, family says

18 Sep

The Labour peer and former MP was diagnosed in May, her daughter-in-law announces.

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Nick Clegg reveals son’s cancer diagnosis

13 Sep

Nick Clegg and his wife, Miriam Gonzalez Durantez, speak about eldest son’s treatment for blood cancer.

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‘Pen’ identifies cancer in 10 seconds

6 Sep

The technology could help surgeons ensure they remove all of a tumour.

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Zika virus used to treat aggressive brain cancer

5 Sep

The infection kills off cancerous cells and leaves healthy ones unharmed, animal studies show.

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Selfie app ‘spots early signs of pancreatic cancer’

1 Sep

The software is designed to act as a low-cost early warning system for pancreatic tumours.

Continue reading at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-41114587