Targeted lymphoma drug gets green light for NHS in England

People with a certain type of lymphoma will now have access to a targeted cancer drug on the NHS in England. Brentuximab vedotin (Adcetris) was approved by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) for some patients with a type of skin lymphoma, called CD30-positive cutaneous T-cell lymphomas…

Breast cancer screening falls to a record low in England

Breast cancer screening falls to a record low as nearly 800,000 women TURNED DOWN their mammogram last year, official figures reveal Out of 2.54million women invited for screening, 749,300 did not go for the test The screening saves lives by catching breast cancer early before it has spread  Falling figures…