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Three alcoholic drinks a day can cause liver cancer

Today, World Cancer Research Fund International publishes global research which finds strong evidence that consuming approximately three or more alcoholic drinks a day causes liver cancer

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European Commission urged to save school fruit scheme

World Cancer Research Fund International joins twelve organisations to sign open letter asking President of the European Commission to save the EU School Fruit Scheme

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Risk factors for heart disease also increase cancer risk

Research commissioned by World Cancer Research Fund International suggests that high blood pressure and high levels of blood sugar and blood fats also increase the risk of cancer

World Cancer Day: empowering people to make healthy choices

World Cancer Day: Empowering people to make healthy choices

Blog by Co-chair of WHO Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity, cancer prevention videos & infographic launched for World Cancer Day

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World Cancer Congress Diary – Day 5

Dr Kate Allen, our Executive Director of Science & Public Affairs, shares the latest news from the final day of the Congress in Australia

Union for International Cancer Control and World Cancer Congress 2014

World Cancer Congress Diary – Day 4

Dr Kate Allen, our Executive Director of Science & Public Affairs, shares the latest news from her fourth day at the Congress in Australia

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World Cancer Congress Diary – Day 3

Dr Kate Allen, our Executive Director of Science & Public Affairs, reflects on her third day at the Congress in Melbourne

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World Cancer Congress Diary – Day 2

Dr Kate Allen, our Executive Director of Science & Public Affairs, reports back from day 2 of the Congress in Melbourne

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World Cancer Congress Diary - Day 1

Dr Kate Allen, our Executive Director of Science & Public Affairs, reports back on the eve of the World Cancer Congress

World governments agree to tackle malnutrition in all its forms

World governments agree to tackle malnutrition in all its forms

We help influence Member States attending the Second International Conference on Nutrition to adopt the Rome Declaration and Framework for Action to address malnutrition in all its forms