World Cancer Day on 4th February will unite the world’s population in the fight against cancer. World Cancer Day aims to raise global awareness and educate people about the disease, encouraging governments and individuals worldwide to take action and in doing so, help to save millions of preventable deaths each year.
The team at BXTAccelyon are getting into the sporting spirit for World Cancer Day this year. One colleague will be doing a London to Brighton Walking Challenge to raise money later this year and she is currently training for it. How will you be showing your support?
If prostate cancer is caught early it can be easy to cure, with less invasive treatments available to patients causing fewer side effects such as impotence and incontinence. However prostate cancer symptoms can be hard to spot – in fact early stage prostate cancer often has no symptoms at all which means many men are diagnosed when the disease is more advanced.
Raising awareness of prostate cancer, its symptoms, screening options and available treatments, including LDR brachytherapy, is vital in helping to improve survival rates for the disease which currently kills 10 000 men in the UK each...