Will cancer education fit into school timetables?

Thousands of pupils are missing out on ‘life-saving’ lessons, warns charity

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The Teenage Cancer Trust has called for cancer-education programmes to reach every pupil in Scotland. Here, we explore why this initiative is considered so important, and how involved Scottish schools are at the moment.

What exactly has the Teenage Cancer Trust called for?

A cancer-education programme in every secondary school in Scotland.

How far is there to go?

Before the TCT made its call, MSPs were told in a parliamentary debate last week that 20 per cent of secondaries were not involved in a free TCT schools programme rolled out in Scotland in 2017.

What are the implications of not ...

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