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Cervical Screening Awareness Week! Hi everyone, hope you’re all well and enjoying life! The 20-26 June marks Cervical Screening Awareness Week 2022. One in three women and people with a cervix do not attend cervical screenings – yet 220,000 people are told they have cervical cell changes after their screening. Join us as we give...
There are many types of cancer, some of which we hear frequently, while other rare types are not publicised as often. Soft tissue sarcomas are a group of rare cancers affecting the tissues that connect, support and surround other body structures and organs. July is Sarcoma Awareness Month and we want to help provide knowledge...
Our health is the most valuable asset we have, yet many of us ignore signs and symptoms that could indicate something isn’t quite right. Cancer can present with lots of different signs and symptoms; some may seem insignificant like persistent headaches, or some might be more abnormal like rectal bleeding. Sometimes, cancer has no obvious...
What is cervical screening? A smear test takes less than five minutes. During the cervical screening, a small sample of cells is taken from your cervix for testing. It’s quick and easy and something that is so important for the prevention of cervical cancer. Where can I learn more about screen tests? To learn more...
My name is Bamidele Adenipekun. I’m a 44-year-old author, trauma coach, trauma speaker and single mother of a fabulous daughter living in Swansea. Back track to two decades ago when I was twenty-something, I thought I was too young to have any issues with my breasts which I had started checking regularly as an older...
Cancer Education UK now provides a free holistic therapy service to cancer patients within the BAMER community which includes Indian Head Massage, Reflexology and Aromatherapy treatments. Our new holistic team includes Ayuko and Wendy. Ayuko is a qualified therapist who has studied complementary therapies – Level 3 at MET college in Brighton as an international...