Blog

All the latest news from Check4Cancer
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...
“Thousands dying” because GPs fail to refer patients
The Daily Telegraph recently reported on the growing problem of GP referrals for cancer in England – including new res...
Beating breast cancer
To mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Professor Gordon Wishart – Gordon Wishart, Professor of Cancer Surgery and Medical D...
Cigna and BreastHealth UK join forces to launch OneStop breast cancer diagnostic clinics
Cigna UK HealthCare Benefits (Cigna) and BreastHealth UK (part of Check4Cancer group of companies) have formed an alliance to...
SHP Health and Safety News: New insight into the cost of cancer for employers
Being given a cancer diagnosis is devastating, however an early detection of cancer can make all the difference when it ...
HR news: New insight into the cost of cancer for employers
A new web tool will allow organisations to assess the financial savings from introducing company-paid early detection of cancer.
New insight into the cost of cancer for employers
The free Cancer Impact Calculator – developed by Check4Cancer with Health At Work Wellness Actuaries (HAW) – comes in the...
It's all in the genes
Genetics play a major role in our health and wellbeing. Just as they determine hair colour and personality, genes also influ...
The Check4Cancer Team had a great few days at Employee Benefits Live
Employee Benefits Live is Europe's largest dedicated reward and benefits event offering expert insight, information and inspi...
Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month - It's Time to Open Up
September is Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month, and GynaeHealth UK (part of Check4Cancer group) are deligther t...
New measures to deliver faster diagnoses
Earlier this year, we reported on the new cancer task force, set up to combat long waiting times for diagnoses in England –...
Cancer accounts for 29% of long-term sickness claims
The number of newly diagnosed breast cancer cases has risen by a fifth in a decade according to new analysis by Breast Cancer...
New cancer detection early evidence backs opportunity for employers to support smokers
Results from the largest ever randomised trial for lung cancer have provided new evidence of the value of employer-led testin...