Patients who were treated for breast cancer or lymphoma are more than three times at risk for developing congestive heart failure, compared with other women, according to US researchers.
A small group of specialist nurses have been the driving force behind the creation of a new multi-disciplinary organisation dedicated to improving care for germ cell cancers that affect the testicles and the ovaries.
Oncology nurses and other staff at Salisbury District Hospital are celebrating the arrival of a new mobile cancer care unit (MCCU).
A new thoracic nurse specialist has been appointed in London specifically to support mesothelioma patients, a charity has announced.
A new information and support service is being launched next week to provide assistance to anyone affected by cancer in North Lancashire and South Cumbria.
Patients should be offered early scans to improve the diagnosis of pancreatic cancer and to avoid unnecessary surgery, according to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence.
Department of Health and Social Care has confirmed that it will introduce a nationwide HPV vaccination programme for men aged 45 or younger who have sex with other men.
Nurses and other healthcare professionals have been urged to ask patients with pancreatic cancer to share the impact of the disease by completing a survey to help improve support in the future.
For the first time, more men are dying from prostate cancer each year than women are from breast cancer, a charity has warned.
The update of routine breast cancer screening by women in England has reached its lowest level in 10 years, reveal latest figures.