Tag Archives: cancer

Cannabis oil: Meet the woman taking it for breast cancer recovery

20 Mar

Nikki Bednall says she takes cannabis oil through “desperation not recreation” after her breast cancer.

Continue reading at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-derbyshire-43463976


‘Game changer’ treatment for Multiple Sclerosis patients

19 Mar

Louise Willetts says she is completely well following treatment that was originally used on cancer patients.

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A boy’s creative response to his mother’s illness

13 Mar

When Noah’s mother was diagnosed with cancer, he came up with an idea to express his grief. Now his idea is being made into a book.

Continue reading at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-43336531

Why two sisters are both having double mastectomies

12 Mar

A faulty gene means two sisters are at a higher risk of developing breast and ovarian cancer.

Continue reading at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-43348874

3D nipple tattoos – helping women after mastectomies

10 Mar

Lucy, from Bradford, uses a technique not currently in the UK to produce realistic 3D looking nipples for breast cancer survivors.

Continue reading at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-43339217

Is it wrong to be blunt about obesity?

3 Mar

A comedian says a cancer campaign about obesity is “damaging”. Is it wrong to be blunt about weight?

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‘Miracle’ baby born between chemotherapy and menopause

2 Mar

Doctors told Sarah she had a 1% chance of conceiving after chemotherapy to treat her breast cancer.

Continue reading at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-43244376