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Sun screen…√ Sun hat…√ Picnic…√ Walking shoes…√ Great – you are already for the 11th Mouth Cancer 10KM Awareness Walk!  The start and finish area is at the Bandstand in Hyde Park and the walk starts at 12 noon on Saturday 20th August 2016.

Once again, the Mouth Cancer Foundation is thrilled to announce that King’s College Hospital is able to donate their screening unit to the charity’s walk in two weeks’ time.  The screening unit will be manned by Mouth Cancer Foundation’s Ambassadors, Mr Mahesh Kumar and Mr Bhavin Visavadia and their colleagues from London North West Healthcare NHS Trust. 

Earlier this year we brought you the story of the Chappell family who on learning 40 year old David Chappell had been diagnosed with tongue cancer, shortly before his birthday last year, decided to plan a 5k sponsored walk to raise awareness about mouth cancer. 

Today, Wednesday 27th July 2016 is World Head and Neck Cancer Day.   Here at the Mouth Cancer Foundation we are joining many organisations around the globe in observing this day by urging everyone to take a moment and check their own mouth using our Bite Back at Mouth Cancer information. 

In October 2015 Jon Bliss told his friends he wanted to take on the Prudential Ride London Surrey 100 Mile Bike Ride.  In the words of one of his friends, Nigel says “When Jon mentioned to me he had to lose weight he was heading only one way…to A and E via the local pub and kebab shop!  I thought the Prudential Ride London Surrey 100 Mile was optimistic, but having known Jon for over twenty yea

An innovative programme to improve the care and experience of patients with incurable cancer is being rolled out across the country according to a release out today from NHS England. ‘Enhanced Supportive Care’ was developed by specialists at The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, and will now be used by at least 21 more cancer centres across England. 

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