NHS cancer hospital may have to delay or reduce treatment

January 12, 2018 admin 0

Leaked memo says nursing shortage means patients could have to wait longer for chemotherapy, or be given less treatment An NHS cancer hospital may have […]

Huntington’s disease: Could a cancer drug hold the key?

December 11, 2017 admin 0

Medication used to treat cancer could potentially be an effective therapy for Huntington’s disease, according to new research led by Duke University School of Medicine […]

NHS pays out record compensation to cancer patients

November 27, 2017 admin 0

The number of cancer patients successfully suing the NHS for missed diagnoses has doubled in the past five years, new figures show. The health service […]

Some cancer patients have PTSD years after diagnosis, study finds

November 20, 2017 admin 0

 A fifth of cancer patients experience post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a Malaysian study has found. About one-third of these still had consistent or worsening PTSD […]

Brain cancer sufferer is shamed and abused for parking in a disabled spot while undergoing exhausting radiation by anonymous vigilantes – because she didn’t ‘look handicapped’

November 9, 2017 admin 0

A woman currently battling stage two brain cancer has revealed she was cruelly shamed and branded ‘lazy’ for using a disabled parking spot, which she […]

Beware potential signs of pancreatic cancer

November 3, 2017 admin 0

One in three adults might ignore potential symptoms of pancreatic cancer, according to a charity. Stomach ache, indigestion, unexplained weight loss and faeces that float […]

Worried about cancer? 5 common myths about the condition debunked

October 31, 2017 admin 0

If you’ve ever worried about cancer and have performed a quick Google search to put your fears to rest, you’ll probably have come across a […]

Over 50,000 mums living with cancer in Wales

September 28, 2017 admin 0

An estimated 50,000 mothers are living with a cancer diagnosis in Wales according to Macmillan Cancer Support. The charity has raised concerns about parents having […]