Archive for December, 2007

The UK is “lagging behind” on Cancer Care

Tag:NewsThe UK appears to now be spending roughly the same as other European countries on cancer care - but the efforts have to be not just about putting money in but getting efficiency from it.

Access to diagnostic tests, drugs and radiotherapy appear to be the bottle neck, and making them work more efficiently is difficult.
For […]

Gemma goes Checking!

Tag:Charities, charity, everyman, Gemma Atkinson, rachel stevens, Rileys
Following in the footsteps of Rachel Stevens (see below), Gemma Atkinson is fronting the new campaign for “Give Your Balls a SQUEEZE”, launched by Rileys Pool and Snooker Clubs and the Everyman Male Cancer Campaign, they urge men to follow Gemma’s example from their “interesting” photoshoot and give […]

A little Star - Jack Mullens

Tag:Jack Mullens, para testicular rhabdomyosarcoma, Survivors StoriesWhen Jack Mullens was six, doctors discovered he had a cancer which attacks soft tissue. After intensive chemotherapy and three years he now has the all-clear and is back playing rugby for his school.
Jack was playing with a plastic bow and arrow set with his brother and sister when […]