Understanding Immunotherapy

Immunotherapy is a type of cancer treatment which assists the body’s immune system to fight cancer. The body’s immune system is a network of cells and organs that protects the body from threats such as virus infections, toxins, fungi, bacteria, parasites and abnormal growth of tumour cells. The immune system recognises and attacks foreign organisms…

Obesity is the new smoking

Following my 9 April Stopcancer blog The Cancer Timebomb of Childhood Obesity, newly published NHS statistics suggest that by 2030 some 100 new obesity-related cancer cases could be diagnosed every day. This could rise to 112 a day by 2035, (or nearly five new cases every hour), according to Simon Stevens, CEO of NHS England.…