Scottish Cancer Prevention Network

SCPN News

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Oct 20

Alternative Halloween

Spooked by the thought of your children excited for masses of sugary sweets this Halloween? Or worried about tricking yourself into having one too many unhealthy treats? Check out The SPCN’s Halloween giving cards below to see healthy alternatives to giving sweets at Halloween. Giving with health in mind  

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12

Oct 20

Scottish Cancer Foundation PhD Studentship

We are excited to advertise a new Scottish Cancer Foundation PhD Studentship looking at improving cancer preventive behaviours in cancer patients and their families. Cancer prevention is vital given ever increasing cancer cases and spiralling costs of cancer treatment. The challenge is that supporting people to live a cancer ...

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25

Feb 20

Obesity and Breast Cancer Risk Webinar

The SCPN was delighted to host a webinar discussing Obesity and Breast Cancer Risk on the 25th February 2020. If you missed the webinar by Professor Annie Anderson, SCPN CO-Director and Professor of Public Health Nutrition, you can watch it now at the link below.   WEBINAR 

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01

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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04

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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