National media briefing: Cancer Research UK, the Dogs Trust, the RSPCA, the Teenage Cancer Trust and the Scottish Huntington's Association

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Bowel cancer rates for men have risen by 29 per cent, according to figures from Cancer Research UK.

See The Independent for full story

Proposed measures to clamp down on dangerous dogs could "cause more problems than they solve", vets and animal charities, including the Dogs Trust and the RSPCA, have told ministers.

See BBC News for full story

The Teenage Cancer Trust has expressed concern that thousands of youngsters could face life-threatening delays in being diagnosed with cancer because of the government’s shake-up of the NHS.

See the Daily Mirror for full story

Victims of Huntington’s disease need more help, says the Scottish Huntington’s Association, after a study found that more than 16 people in every 100,000 in Scotland are living with the incurable illness.

See Herald Scotland for full story

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