Cancer information

Prevention and surveillance

One in three people will develop some form of cancer during their lifetime. Find out what you can do to limit your risk and check yourself for the signs of cancer.


Treatment is planned individually, taking into account age, health and the type of tumour.

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Patient information booklets

Our Patient Information Service publishes a series of booklets that provide information about cancer for patients and their relatives.


Clinical trials

Clinical trials are medical research studies involving people.

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Palliative care

Palliative care is the prevention and relief of suffering for people with serious illnesses.


Information and support

Contact PALS for confidential advice and support.

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