The daughter of a man who died with pancreatic cancer after months of delays in his treatment has called for waiting times to be cut to help fight the disease.
A Tayside woman who is courageously battling breast cancer has organised a knockout event to raise cash for charity.
Scientists have equipped a virus that kills carcinoma cells with a protein so it can also target and kill adjacent cells that are tricked into shielding the cancer from the immune system and supplying it with growth factors and nutrients.
A major overhaul of national cancer screening programmes will look at possible changes to currently outsourced provision following “recent issues” with breast and cervical cancer screening, NHS England has said.
A fresh appeal has been made to raise money for a cancer sufferer desperate to return home to Scotland for treatment after being stuck on an island in the Indian Ocean.
The fiance of a cancer sufferer stuck on an island in the Indian Ocean said they are both “speechless” after wellwishers donated more than £13,000 for an air ambulance to fly them home.
NHS Tayside has apologised to a woman after health workers failed to prescribe the proper drug to her husband, who had pancreatic cancer.
Cancer charities are demanding the number of staff in the NHS is increased “urgently” after new figures showed a rise in deaths from the disease last year.
Work by the Second World War codebreaker Alan Turing could help develop better tests for the early detection of cancer and other diseases, according to university experts.
A new charity community cafe has opened to support people with cancer.
More than £24 million has been donated in aid of cancer research following the Stand Up To Cancer television fundraiser.
A young dancer will head to Spain for potentially life-saving cancer treatment after a fundraising campaign smashed its £40,000 target.
MPs have written to Northern Ireland’s health chief to express concerns that cancer services in the region are falling behind the rest of the UK.
The head of the Civil Service, Sir Jeremy Heywood, has announced his retirement in order to concentrate on his recovery from cancer.
A lounge in a Dundee pub has been named after an “inspirational” woman who lost her battle with cancer last month.
Before her husband died after a long battle with cancer, June Craig made him a promise.
Treating those suffering from prostate cancer with radiotherapy on top of regular treatment could extend the life of men with advanced forms of the disease, research has found.
Fundraisers are well on their way to raising the £40,000 needed to send cancer-stricken youngster Lily Douglas to Spain for life-saving treatment.
A brother and sister have said they will remember their mum as a “brave, beautiful and happy lady” following her sudden death from cancer.
A pair of popular Angus fundraising heroes are preparing to hang up their bunnets after tickling the funny bones of Tayside audiences for years.