chemotherapy

Immunotherapy works. Why isn’t it routinely available on the NHS?

When Evelyn O’Flynn was diagnosed with stage four non-small cell lung cancer, after seeing the doctor about neck pain, she was…

A novel therapy for certain breast cancers isn’t the same as a ‘major breakthrough’

Researchers from King’s College London have identified a molecule crucial to the growth of breast cancer that they say could…

Transplant technique tested on mice could change how we treat a host of diseases

A new technique for bone marrow transplants tested so far only in mice could transform the treatment of a host…

Controlling cancer ‘may be more effective than trying to kill it’

Frequent, low-dose chemotherapy may be more effective than treatment that aims to eradicate cancer cells completely, according to a study…

Fast-track to fitness: do fasting diets really work?

Regimes like the 5-2 can help shed pounds – but can they help with infertility, diabetes, ageing, arthritis and even cancer?