03 Jun 2020

Emerging from COVID-19: A rapid restart for cancer in Wales

While the COVID-19 pandemic response has drawn focus and resources over recent months, delays have been building in other areas of the health system. In Wales, there is currently an estimated 3 month interruption. . . . .

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11 May 2020

Double jeopardy – Cancer and COVID-19

While the COVID-19 crisis continues, many hundreds of thousands of lives have been lost to the virus around the world. As attention begins to turn to the longer term outcomes of the pandemic, scientists. . . . .

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01 May 2020
stethoscope and smartphone

There is no safe delay when it comes to cancer

The world might be “on pause” because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but when it comes to cancer there shouldn’t be any hesitation to seek help. Diagnosing cancer can be complex, however, one thing that. . . . .

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01 Apr 2020

Bowel Cancer Screening and COVID-19

Today marks the first day of Bowel Cancer Awareness Month. Compared to previous years, things will be much different this April as the threat of coronavirus (COVID-19) casts its long shadow across the whole. . . . .

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04 Feb 2020

World Cancer Day 2020

Today, more than 50 people in Wales will receive a diagnosis of cancer. Worldwide, cancer is responsible for 1 in every 6 deaths. Cancer is an issue that affects us all. Today, on World. . . . .

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24 Jan 2020

Keeping HPV on the Agenda

This week marks HPV awareness week, when health providers, charities and other important stakeholders come together to raise awareness of HPV and its risk for cancer. What is HPV? Human Papilloma Virus, or HPV. . . . .

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