cancer

Koalas have been increasingly under threat as climate change is causing longer and more intense bushfires across the continent. But now the cuddly creatures are faced with a new threat – a deadly...

A boy diagnosed with leukaemia while in the UK has been told he must pay £825,000 for a lifesaving operation through the NHS. Nathaniel Nabena, 8, could have just days to live, according to his family. The...

New ovarian cancer drug could give women years of life in the form of a ‘therapeutic’ vaccine Women with ovarian cancer are to receive a new ‘therapeutic’ vaccine  Canadian company...

TOP Joe Biden White House aide TJ Ducklo was diagnosed with stage four cancer in 2019. Ducklo, who is just 32, was suspended for a week without pay after allegedly making a threat to a journalist. When...

‘Devastating blow’ for thousands with incurable breast cancer as British health officials REJECT drug for not being cost-effective at £2,950/month NICE did not recommend the drug combination...

Teenagers with cancer face terminal diagnoses alone due to NHS visitor bans preventing family members from supporting them in hospital Teenage Cancer Trust and CLIC Sargent have written a letter to health...

Breast cancer has overtaken lung cancer to become the most deadly form of the disease worldwide for the first time, data reveals The World Health Organisation (WHO) has revealed new global cancer statistics  Breast...

People with bladder cancer who receive a shorter, more intense course of radiotherapy are 29% less likely to see the disease returning, study finds Researchers gave bladder cancer patients fewer but larger...

https://www.youtube.com/embed/ZAtvjiyhTrk As the country sat on their collective couches binge watching just about anything television had to offer in 2020, one song began shining through the doldrums...

On the same day The Wiggles were given a space in New Zealand’s managed isolation program, Yvonne Ponting was told there was no emergency spot for her dying brother to come home to see his family. Trev...

Scientists developing new laser system that can zap cancer cells within the width of a human hair without damaging healthy surrounding tissue Researchers in Edinburgh have been given £1.2 million to...

Cervical cancer survivor, 30, reveals she was left infertile after delaying smear test and says if she had left it any later she ‘would be dead today’ Rachael Gibson, 30, was diagnosed with...

Dolly Parton's brother, Randy Parton, has died after facing cancer. He was 67. On Thursday morning, the country legend, 75, revealed that her younger brother died in a heartfelt statement shared...

THOUSANDS of women will benefit from the biggest breakthrough in ovarian cancer treatment in decades. Drugs watchdog Nice says the NHS should offer patients a daily pill that can keep tumours under control...

‘Tantalising’ new method of treating cancer by removing amino acid found in meat, fish and eggs from patient’s diets is uncovered in mouse study Serine is a protein building block that...

Top expert warns delaying cancer treatment for Covid will ‘quite simply’ cost lives as she says NHS is ‘over-prioritising’ the virus – after figures showed hospitals are treating...