Environment

Surviving cancer and the bushfires on our doorstep

Australia's bushfires have left grief on our doorstep. As a cancer survivor, I too have been through the flames.

How surviving cancer helps me cope with the climate crisis

AJ Impact

Google AI system could aid breast cancer detection: New study

US and UK researchers found artificial intelligence can improve the accuracy of breast cancer screenings.

Google AI system could aid breast cancer detection: New study

AJ Impact

Men are smoking less tobacco for first time ever, says WHO

Earlier declines in number of tobacco consumers were due to fewer women smoking, a report shows.

Men are smoking less tobacco for first time ever, says WHO

101 East

China: Smuggling For Survival

101 East explores desperate measures Chinese citizens are taking to buy life-saving cancer drugs.

Middle East

'Sickening hypocrisy': Critics slam Israeli army Twitter post

Israeli army, which celebrated soldiers helping cancer patients, regularly denies Gazans right to travel for treatment.

'Sickening hypocrisy': Critics slam Israeli army Twitter post

Cancer

Is it time to change the way we fight cancer?

A radical overhaul of how doctors research, diagnose and treat one of the world's leading causes of death is needed, says one oncologist.

Is it time to change the way we fight cancer?

Health

At-home test could boost screening for cervical cancer

The proposed test would be a great deal less invasive than current methods.

At-home test could boost screening for cervical cancer

AJ Impact

Johnson & Johnson says no asbestos found in recalled baby powder

The pharmaceutical giant disputed the US regulator's findings that the carcinogen was found in its baby powder.

Johnson & Johnson says no asbestos found in recalled baby powder

AJ Impact

Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder after asbestos traces found

The company will recall 33,000 bottles of baby powder in the United States after the FDA found traces of the carcinogen.

Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder after asbestos traces found

AJ Impact

'Rare' cancers are common, so why the lack of research funding?

The term 'rare cancer' encompasses 198 different diseases, according to the European Information Network.

'Rare' cancers are common, so why the lack of research funding?

AJ Impact

Fighting for a cure, even if only for others

Less research funding goes to metastatic cancer than earlier stages of the disease; patients are working to change that.

Fighting for a cure, even if only for others

Spain

Ex-Spain coach Luis Enrique's daughter dies of cancer

Former Spain and Barcelona manager paid tribute to his daughter Xana after she died from bone cancer.

Luis Enrique: Former Spain manager's daughter, 9, dies of cancer

People & Power

Delhi's Deadly Air

On World Environment Day, People and Power probes shocking levels of air pollution in India's Delhi.

Yemen

Yemen's cancer patients suffer as clinics are closing

There is only one cancer treatment centre which is nearby for patients in Hodeidah and surrounding areas.

Middle East

Cancer patients in Yemen struggle to survive as options diminish

Even before the war, many Yemenis could not afford treatment, but now it has become nearly impossible as one specialised cancer treatment facility, that does not even have the means to provide chemotherapy, may soon shut down.