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Oral Cancer the details

Mouth cancer, also known as oral cancer, is where a tumourdevelops on the surface of the tongue, mouth, lips or gums. Tumours can also occur in the salivary glands, tonsils and the pharynx (the part of the throat from your mouth to your windpipe)...

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Join us for #BlueFriday

As part of testicular cancer awareness month we are asking you our supporters to join us on #BlueFriday on Friday the 10th of June. All we are asking you to do is wear something blue and donate £1 to our charity by simply texting Ball08 £1 to...

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Liver Cancer Explained

Signs and symptoms Symptoms of liver cancer are often vague and don’t appear until the cancer is at an advanced stage. They can include: unexplained weight loss loss of appetite feeling very full after eating, even if the meal was small...

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Lung Cancer Explained

Lung cancer is one of the most common and serious types of cancer. Over 41,000 people are diagnosed with the condition every year in the UK. There are usually no signs or symptoms in the early stages of lung cancer, but many people with the...

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Oesophageal cancer Explained

Cancer of the oesophagus, also known as oesophageal cancer, is an uncommon but serious type of cancer that affects the oesophagus (gullet). The oesophagus is the medical name for the gullet, which is part of the digestive system. The oesophagus...

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Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Explained

Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is an uncommon cancer that develops in the lymphatic system, which is a network of vessels and glands spread throughout your body. The lymphatic system is part of your immune system. Clear fluid called lymph flows through the...

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Thyroid cancer – The details

Thyroid cancer is a rare type of cancer that affects the thyroid gland, a small gland at the base of the neck.  The most common symptom of cancer of the thyroid is a painless lump or swelling that develops in the neck. Other symptoms only tend to...

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What is Myeloma

What is myeloma? Myeloma, also known as multiple myeloma, is a cancer arising from plasma cells, a type of white blood cell which is made in the bone marrow.  Bone marrow is the ‘spongy’ material found in the centre of the larger bones in the...

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