Archived press releases

2016

Over 20 leading NGOs support official Eatwell Guide to healthy eating

Chocolate or chips – the ultimate junk food is revealed

Major lifestyle factors linked to stomach cancers for first time

New research suggests that early life factors could increase prostate cancer risk

50% of people now aware of processed meat cancer risk

New research shows vegan diets could lower prostate cancer risk

2015

Birthday gifts with a difference to mark cancer prevention charity’s 25th anniversary

Musicians band together to raise money for WCRF UK

Charity launches ‘I CAN...’ campaign to help women adopt lifestyle changes that can help prevent cancer

Three alcoholic drinks a day can cause liver cancer, new research finds

Swansea cancer survivor to compete in London Marathon dressed as a giant tomato

Leicester man runs London Marathon for cancer prevention charity in memory of his grandfather

2014

Fatal prostate cancer is linked to body fatness, leading cancer charity concludes

Twickenham woman climbs Mount Kilimanjaro after making childhood pact 

Statement: World Cancer Research Fund welcomes NHS England’s renewed focus on prevention and obesity

Student skydives in memory of relatives who battled cancer

Man fundraises in tribute to sister who died of bowel cancer following incorrect diagnoses

Mother runs London Marathon after losing both parents to cancer within three years

Ascot cancer survivor, 73, goes from barely being able to climb stairs to running races

World Cancer Day: half don’t know about link between diet and cancer