All blog posts in Science and research

A study claims that eating 2 mushrooms a day can halve your risk of cancer. Is the research too good to be true?
Mystery and misinformation surround the menopause, especially when it comes to hormone replacement therapy
Recent research has looked into using diet therapy to ‘starve’ cancer cells of energy. But what does the science show?
We’ve learnt a lot in 30 years. Melissa takes a look at the progress we have made towards understanding cancer prevention
What are the links between obesity and COVID-19?
Why we shouldn't bring home the bacon after all
Paul Brennan, one of our researchers, investigates whether drinking hot tea increases the risk of oesophageal cancer
The sun causes skin cancer, so why are we still sunbathing?
We’re often asked whether soy products affect a person’s risk of cancer – with mixed beliefs about whether it will...