Scottish Cancer Prevention Network

SCPN News

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Feb 20

Obesity and Breast Cancer Risk Webinar

The SCPN is delighted host a webinar discussing Obesity and Breast Cancer Risk. Join Professor Annie Anderson, SCPN CO-Director and Professor of Public Health Nutrition, on the 25th of February from 3pm.   Update: Thank you to those who joined us on Tuesday, for those who missed the webinar you can watch it now at […]

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Jan 20

Recipe for a Future

Happy New Year!! … Welcome to a new decade and new thinking about old ways Our January 2020 social media campaign is #RecipeForAFuture which is more than a menu item it is a recipe for helping plant health and individual well-being including cancer prevention. Building on the Eat Lancet commission report which sets out guidance on ...

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Dec 19

Alternative Advent

December sees the launch of our social media campaign #Alternativeadvent Have a read of our blog to see why this campaign is important. Or why not have a look at our Alternative Advent calendar

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Nov 19

SCF Prize & Evans Forrest Medal Winner 2019

The winner of this year’s Scottish Cancer Foundation Prize and Evans Forrest Medal has been announce as Dr Christine Campbell. Dr Campbell, of the University of Edinburgh’s Usher Institute, has led a series of research studies which have improved the understanding and effectiveness of screening programmes both in the UK and ...

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Oct 19

Red and processed meat still pose cancer risk, warn global health experts

The message stays the same … avoid processed meat and limit red meat to reduce risk of bowel cancer. For more information please read the statement from WCRF HERE.

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Feb 19

Men’s Health Publication

Stacking the Odds for Better Living & Better Men’s Health We have developed a publication to deliver cancer prevention, screening and lifestyle advice.  The publication is now being distributed to men attending AAA screening clinics in Tayside and Fife and through Urology Clinics in Tayside. The publication includes articles ...

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