A local charity helping those with cancer have spoken of the importance of World Cancer Day. Taking place on February 4th, it see’s charities all over the world coming together to raise awareness and unite to fight against cancer. Worldwide, 8.8 million people will die from the disease each year. In Dorset alone, around 5,400 people […]
Cancer Research and Irish Cancer Society get hundreds of millions of pounds donated to them every year to try and beat cancer. However most of us who spare our change for these charities don’t know what the money specifically goes towards. In 2016/2017 Cancer Research specifically spent £666 million from money raised during the financial […]
Thousands of woman across Dorset are avoiding screening tests for cervical cancer due to being “too embarrassed”.
Cervical cancer prevention week is an event aimed at raising awareness for the disease – especially in young women.
It’s well documented that working in the sun will increase your chances of attracting skin cancer. With the south of England being one of the warmest and sunniest places to live construction workers in Bournemouth in particular should take extra care. A recent study by the British Journal of Cancer found that construction workers had the […]
Breast cancer can often be emasculating and embarrassing for male sufferers. The illness is more commonly developed in women and as a result male sufferers can feel out of place and alone. Due to the greater amount of female sufferers women have become the main focus for campaigns and information resources. This can often leave […]