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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. 

Customer Care Support Co-Ordinator, Deepti Pandya, 25 from Birmingham has completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge to raise as much money as possible for the Mouth Cancer Foundation.

The Mouth Cancer Foundation loves this great initiative from tongue cancer survivor, James McNaught, 45, who started 'Cancer On Board'. Based on the style of the ‘Baby on Board’ badges that are regularly seen now on busy tube trains.   ‘Cancer on Board’ is a badge for sick cancer patients to ensure they too get the chance of a seat. 

The countdown is now on as there are only 2 months to go until the 11th annual Mouth Cancer 10KM Awareness Walk at 12 Noon in London’s Hyde Park.   

Do you want to be involved in medical research?  Are you willing to give a small blood sample?  Are you willing to join a pool of volunteers supporting studies in a range of medical conditions?

The Christie Hospital NHS Trust in Manchester has recently published the results of 5 year’s clinical research looking into the use of the hand operated device which fits inside a patients’ mouth, Therabite® versus wooden spatulas in the improvement of Trismus, (any restriction of mouth opening), in head and neck cancer patients.

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