A tiny tot is facing Christmas in hospital as she undergoes five weeks of intensive chemotherapy after being diagnosed with a rare form of cancer.
An actress who battled cancer at the age of 23 said her aunt, soap star Julie Hesmondhalgh, supported her in writing an autobiographical play while she was in hospital.
The NHS’s cancer waiting time performance across all the national targets has dropped to its lowest rate since records began, according to an analysis of publicly available data.
GP patients will have their entire genetic code screened for faulty genes that increase the risk of cancer and heart disease in a new study.
A six-year-old girl who had a brain tumour removed when she was a baby is hoping for a Christmas number one after releasing a charity single.
A terminally ill granny is still waiting for her shower to be fixed in an ongoing battle with Dundee City Council.
One dose of radiotherapy is as clinically effective as five doses for terminal cancer patients with tumours in the spine, researchers have said.
A six-year-old cancer survivor met the cast of The Snowman in London after missing two Christmases in a row due to illness.
A woman living with terminal cancer claims the council is waiting for her to “roll over and die” in a battle over her malfunctioning shower.
Soap actor Gray O’Brien has said being diagnosed with stage four tonsil cancer “devastated” him.
“Doughnut-shaped” rings of cancer DNA make tumours more aggressive and resistant to treatment, scientists believe.
Simple arthritis drugs used on the NHS could help stop breast cancer spreading, research suggests.
Comedian Al Murray is urging people to sign the blood stem cell register after his nephew was struck by leukaemia.
Blocking the survival system of cancer cells could tackle melanoma treatment resistance, scientists have said.
A “smart needle” has been developed by scientists in the UK which could speed up cancer detection and diagnosis times.
A new range of cancer tests has been developed, which scientists hope will help research of the disease and get more patients on clinical trials.
The UK will be transformed into an international radiotherapy research hub with the creation of a new £56 million network, Cancer Research UK has announced.
A grandmother says she is “in awe” of the NHS staff who pulled out all the stops to save her life in a 14-hour surgery.
Scientists have developed new technology that sheds light on the “very earliest stages of colon cancer” by looking at genetic mutations in healthy tissue cells.
A woman discovered she has breast cancer after spotting an unusual heat coming from her chest on a thermal imaging camera at an Edinburgh tourist attraction.