Our research findings
World Cancer Research Fund UK funds scientists around the world to conduct vital research into cancer risk and prevention.
We fund studies on a variety of topics, from examining how different substances in our diets affect cancer to understanding the effects of sedentary behaviour on our children.
Read on to discover the latest results of this research.
Many of our research studies are looking at cancer as a whole and hope to reduce the risk of many cancers
One of the most preventable of all cancers, our researchers are working hard to better understand bowel cancer
Breast cancer affects over 50,000 people a year in the UK. Our researchers aim to reduce that figure
Our researchers are investigating how healthy eating can reduce your risk of lung cancer
We already know 1 in 5 cases of pancreatic cancer could be prevented through healthy lifestyle choices. Our researchers continue to investigate
We have several researchers looking at prostate cancer, the most common cancer in UK men
We know sun exposure is a big risk factor for skin cancer and our researchers are studying the effect of other lifestyle factors
New research suggests thyroid cancer could be linked to overweight and obesity in women