Choose to Challenge Cancer

Cancer touches virtually all of us in some way. International World Cancer Day was launched in 2011 to encourage awareness of how to prevent, detect and treat cancer.

Here, Dr Angus Dalgleish, Professor of Oncology at St George’s University of London, shares some simple practical tips, both to help prevent cancer and to maximise treatment.

Dr Dalgleish is a leader in the emerging and hopeful field of cancer immunotherapy, where the patient’s immune system is stimulated to step up its natural fight against the damaging cells.

Since 2000, Dr Dalgleish’s research has been funded by the Institute for Cancer Vaccines and Immunotherapy, the only national charity in the UK that exclusively funds research into fighting cancer with vaccines and immunotherapy (icvi.org.uk). He is now Principal of ICVI. Read More…