The death rate for women with breast cancer has plunged 44% in nearly 30 years, according to new figures.
Cancer Research UK
The UK sits at the bottom of a major league table for cancer survival in high-income countries, researchers have warned.
More than 100,000 cancer sufferers missed out on early diagnosis in one year, largely due to staffing pressures, a charity has said.
Politicians have criticised the “secret scandal” of poor radiotherapy provision amid a dispute with the NHS over how many cancer patients may not be getting treatment.
Obese people now outnumber smokers two to one in Scotland as Cancer Research UK urge government to take action
People who are obese now outnumber smokers nearly two to one in Scotland.
Researchers have been awarded £3.1 million for a pioneering study to help find new treatments for a rare form of blood cancer.
SCOTLAND'S sweet tooth is putting the health of the nation at risk, according to a new study.