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The charity is still working hard to raise money in the GIVAPOUND campaign, the fundraising initiative to see how much a £1 donation can turn into at the end of 365 days.   There are still a few weeks to go until the year is up at the end of May. 

…from London to Brighton over the next May Bank Holiday Weekend, starting on 26th May and hopefully completing the walk in two days.   This is all because his best friend Michael was diagnosed a year ago with mouth cancer.  Ritchie says “I have witnessed first-hand how this type of cancer can affect anyone directly and indirectly.  The Mouth Cancer Foundation is doing an amazing job

Look out for us at the ITI Congress UK and Ireland conference on 27th and 28th April at Kings Place Events in London.  We will be busy promoting awareness of mouth cancer, giving away leaflets and encouraging everyone to support the Straumann Charity Bike Ride.   We look forward to meeting you there.

Congratulations to Dentist, Lianne Steadman for completing her London marathon challenge, in aid of our charity, on Sunday in 6 hours.  An amazing feat in Sunday’s heat.  

The World Health Organisation has declared the last week in April World Immunization Week, which aims to highlight the collective action needed to ensure that every person is protected from vaccine preventable diseases.  This year’s theme is ‘Protected Together’ #vaccine’swork.  It encourages people at every level from donors to the general public to go further in their efforts to increase immu

Mouth Cancer Foundation Ambassador Mahesh Kumar is leading a campaign to highlight the dangers of 'Snus’ (pronounced snooze), a new drug on the street in the world of football.  Use of this drug can cause mouth cancer and it is a real risk to users.

We would like to wish marathon runner Lianne Steadman the best of luck when she takes part in the London Marathon on Sunday!  We’ll let you know how Lianne gets on next week.

Last year we told you about HPV Action’s aim of increasing its number of members to include 50 organisations.  Well, huge congratulations to HPV Action as they have reached their goal today!  Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust and the Faculty of Dental Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons of England have joined the society of which, we are also members.

Inspirational International speaker and friend of the Mouth Cancer Foundation Eva Grayzel is celebrating 20 years surviving cancer. 

Cyclists are already in training for the 4th Straumann Charity Bike Ride.   If you would like to sponsor their efforts simply visit our fundraising page here… https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/charity-web/charity/displayCharityCampaignPage.action?campa

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