Nearly two-thirds of the population are ignoring THE simplest step in reducing their risk of stroke, heart attack or heart failure by not knowing their blood pressure numbers – according to a new national survey by Blood Pressure UK to mark Know Your Numbers! Week 2018: 10-16th September. When it comes to knowing your blood … Continue reading Do You Know What A Healthy Blood Pressure Reading Is?
September is Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month (GCAM) and is a perfect time to encourage more women to learn about the five gynaecological cancers; cervical, ovarian, womb, vaginal and vulval. Only many of the UK's leading cancer charities are missing the message when it comes to vaginal and vulval cancer awareness and these women are asking … Continue reading Vulva Cancer Survivors Fight For More Awareness To Be Raised
HOLDING difficult conversations with your children is all part of being a good parent, but nothing can prepare you for the deep heartache faced, when you have to tell your children you have been diagnosed with terminal cancer. Manchester Mum, Stacey McCarthy, 37, had to do just that, when four months ago she received the … Continue reading How I Explained Cancer To My Children