Plan not to give HPV vaccine to boys causes concern

19 Jul

Decision not to vaccinate boys against a cancer-causing sexually transmitted infection attracts fierce criticism.

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Cancer MOT: Mechanic taking on prostate cancer

13 Jul

Errol McKellar, a garage owner from Hackney, is raising awareness of prostate cancer by offering 20% discounts to any customer willing to get tested for the disease.

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Kidney cancer drug approved for NHS use in England

10 Jul

It has the potential to stop drug-resistant tumours in some advanced patients.

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Heart disease symptoms: Why BAD BREATH could be an early sign of the deadly condition

9 Jul

HEART disease is Britain’s biggest killer, and sleepless nights and living near a busy road are just some of the factors known to up your risk.

Found this post at http://www.express.co.uk/life-style/health/825700/heart-disease-symptoms-bleeding-gums-bad-breath

Spreading cancer caught on film

6 Jul

Scientists in Japan have developed a technique for finding cancerous cells throughout the body

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Lung cancer: Get checked if short of breath, says NHS

6 Jul

NHS warns people to get checked out if they feel short of breath doing everyday tasks.

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Spreading cancer caught on film

5 Jul

The technology could be used to understand how cancer spreads and improve treatment.

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