Esther Lloyd has organised monthly singing night Inner Vocals after she realised belting out her favourite songs helped her deal with the stress of her cancer treatment.
A new library of DNA “fingerprints” could help detective scientists close in on the environmental culprits behind cancer.
A nine-year-old has raised hundreds of pounds for a cancer charity after being inspired by her mum who has defied the odds to battle a brain tumour.
A young scientist who specialises in cancer research has launched a funding appeal after he was diagnosed with a rare type of bone cancer.
Scientists have created new imaging technology to visualise what cells eat, which could aid the diagnosis and treatment of diseases such as cancer.
A 65-year-old leukaemia survivor has finally met the stranger who saved his life.
Drugs giant AstraZeneca is to pay up to 6.9 billion US dollars (£5.3 billion) to Japan’s Daiichi Sankyo to develop and sell a next-generation cancer treatment.
An “unacceptable” number of cancer patients are dealing with work-related stress because of a lack of support, a charity has said.
Drinking a bottle of wine per week increases the lifetime risk of cancer by the equivalent of smoking five to 10 cigarettes, research suggests.
The father of a boy who suffered from two bouts of cancer has shared the unlikely story of how a symbolic bottle of champagne was recovered against all odds after being stolen.
Nearly one in five people diagnosed with cancer are waiting more than two months for treatment, the latest figures have revealed.
A “three-pronged attack” using a combination of drugs could overcome the challenges of resistance in bowel cancer, new research suggests.
Waiting times for diagnosing suspected cancer patients are to be targeted in an action plan.
A monkey has been born after scientists successfully froze and thawed testicular tissue using a technique which could offer hope to young cancer patients.
A cancer charity awarded more than £50,000 for people in Aberdeen thanks to its supporters.
A pancreatic cancer trial that aims to match patients with more targeted and effective treatments for their tumours has recruited its 100th patient.
Very hot drinks may be linked to a 90% higher risk of oesophageal cancer, a study of 50,000 people suggests.
Breast cancer death rates will fall in the UK and across nearly all EU countries this year, a new study suggests.
A desperate shortage of clinical oncologists in the NHS is likely to have a detrimental impact on cancer patients, a report has warned.
A north-east dad with terminal cancer, who had his car stolen last week, has had his family holiday saved thanks to a big-hearted businessman.
A new study into how those on limited income cope with long-term health conditions has been launched by two city organisations.
A woman who pretended to have cancer in order to help defraud the charity she worked for out of more than £85,000 has been jailed by a judge who told her she had shown no shame.
A dad with terminal cancer has told how thieves who stole his car had thrown his life into “turmoil”.
The legacy of a north-east man who battled leukaemia is set to live on – as his friend prepares to potentially save a life.
An NHS chief has signed up for the MoonWalk after a lump she thought was a cyst turned out to be breast cancer.
One in five UK women mistakenly think a smear test can detect ovarian cancer, according to new research.
More than 1,200 children were diagnosed with some form of cancer over a 10 year period in Scotland, statistics have revealed.
Some of the damaging effects of ageing could be stopped by the manipulation of cells, according to new research.
A north-east mum who was diagnosed with cancer is organising a spook-tactular fundraiser for charity.
A potentially life-saving new treatment for children with a rare form of leukaemia is being made available on the NHS – but a drug for adults with blood cancer has been rejected.