By Ella Bicknell Thousands of women in the region are missing out on potentially life-saving cervical screening, statistics show. Data from the Department of Health… Read More »Yorkshire doctors urge women to not miss their smear tests
By Will Ford A HORSFORTH vape shop manager says “the big tobacco firms are playing catch-up” as the vaping business continues to boom. Philip Morris… Read More »Vaping on the rise as cancer charity slams Marlboro maker
By Sam Brooksbank A cancer sufferer on two separate occasions is canoeing from Liverpool to Goole to raise money for the support charity that helped… Read More »Former Cancer Patient to Canoe Leeds and Liverpool Canal
By Leanne Simmons
HEALTH EXPERTS are warning that women are putting themselves at greater risk of mouth, throat and breast cancer after a new study found they now drink as much booze as men.Read More »Women risking cancer by drinking as much booze as men
By Daniel Owen
A 10-YEAR-OLD girl is gearing up to cycle 127 miles from Leeds to Liverpool in memory of her dad, who died of cancer.Read More »Horsforth schoolgirl’s pedal power set to raise thousands in memory of tragic cancer dad
Women in Leeds are being urged to be aware of breast cancer symptoms in a campaign launched today by Public Health England (PHE).
Almost two-hundred women aged seventy and over in Leeds are diagnosed with breast cancer each year; last year more than five-hundred women in Yorkshire and the Humber died of breast cancer, according to PHE Leeds.
By Anders Anglesey Surgeons will observe a pioneering robotic operation tomorrow that has helped sufferers of prostate cancer recover more quickly after surgery. The robot-assisted… Read More »Revolutionary robotic surgery sees three times as many cancer operations in Bradford since 2012
A doctor diagnosed with an incurable form of cancer has pledged to raise £250,000 for charity before she dies. Kate Granger, 32, from Wakefield, has… Read More »Yorkshire fundraiser determined to raise £250,000 before she dies