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Cancer: Children

Question for Department of Health

UIN 222049, tabled on 26 January 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much his Department has spent on awareness campaigns for children's cancer since May 2010.

Answered on

29 January 2015

Improving Outcomes: A Strategy for Cancer, published on 12 January 2011, committed over £450 million to achieve earlier diagnosis of cancer, including awareness campaigns. It is not possible to break this spending down to individual age groups.

Answered by

Department of Health and Social Care
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