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Employers relying on knee-jerk approach for staff with cancer, says Cancer in the Workplace 2016 research
Employers are being left exposed to the fallout from cancer cases by a lack of specific planning, support and management acco...
Breast cancer: self-exam must be made priority
Gordon Wishart, Professor of Cancer Surgery and Chief Medical Officer of Check4Cancer has called for self-examination to be a...
Skin cancer – what to look for, when to act
To mark Skin Cancer Awareness Month (May), Per Hall, Clinical Advisor for SkinHealth UK, talks about skin cancer awarene...
Prostate cancer: almost one in five “lethally ignorant”
A new survey carried out by a leading prostate cancer charity has revealed a serious lack of awareness among men about their ...
Bowel cancer – detection, prevention and cure
To mark Bowel Cancer Awareness Month Justin Davies, Clinical Adviser for Check4Cancer, talks about new developments in s...
Viewpoint: Five things you need to know about the NHS and employee health
Increasing pressure on NHS resources and the squeeze on funding means employees face more limited services and potential dela...
Prostate cancer and early detection
To mark Prostate Cancer Awareness Month (March) Vincent Gnanapragasam, Clinical Director for ProstateHealth UK, talks about t...
Cancer cases increased by 12%
New figures released by Cancer Research UK have shown a 12% increase in the rate of cancer since the mid-90s. More than 352,...
Skin cancer – you’re not just at risk during summer
Whilst we often complain about grey winter days, winter sun can bring hidden dangers – especially for those enjoying winter...
Top ten cancer facts everyone should know
1. Globally, one in every eight deaths is caused by cancer – more than malaria, tuberculosis and AIDS combined. According t...
Cancer detection and prevention: a message for World Cancer Day, 4 February 2016
2015 proved a turbulent year for national and international politics – but the news that dominated the New Year was cancer,...
Exercise could be new treatment for prostate cancer
A newly launched Cancer Research UK study could be the first step towards exercise training being introduced as a new NHS tre...
Cervical cancer: the signs, the smear test and early detection
To mark Cervical Cancer Prevention Week – a UK-wide initiative led by Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust – Mr Jullien Brady,...
GeneHealth UK appoints Clinical Advisor - Cardio
GeneHealth UK (part of the Check4Cancer Ltd group of companies) is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Antonis Pantaz...
9/10 cancer causes may be avoidable
Getting cancer is often seen as being down to bad genes or bad luck, but new research shows that as many as nine out of ten c...
Education Is Key
Professor Gordon Wishart, Professor of cancer surgery and Medical Director at Check4Cancer, explores the crucial role cancer ...
Early intervention at work can improve cancer survival
There are few workplaces that have not been in some way affected by cancer. Many of us will have participated in some form of...
Cancer risk in the workplace: how simply sitting could be killing you
Most of us are aware of cancer risks associated with specific working environments. Asbestos is widely known as a highly dang...
The list of 116 things that cause cancer – and how to use it
Sales of bacon and sausages fell by £3m in UK supermarkets in just two weeks following the World Health Organization’s ann...
Early detection of lung cancer
Sam Janes, Clinical Advisor for LungHealth UK and Check4Cancer, talks about shockingly high mortality rates for lung cancer, ...
Check4Cancer Ltd appoints new Clinical Director
Check4Cancer Ltd is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Sam Janes as new Clinical Advisor for their early dete...
Cancer Impact Calculator
Adiona Magazine: Rising numbers of cancer diagnoses in the working age population are becoming a major issue for HR. 700,000 ...
World Health Organisation identifies processed meat a carcinogen
Following evaluation of the carcinogenicity of the consumption of red meat and processed meat, the International Agency for R...
Highlights from Cancer and Wellbeing in the Workplace Seminar
Delegates from leading employers, health insurers and employee benefit consultancies gathered at The Walbrook Building in Lon...