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Cancer
cervical screening the facts featured
13
Jun

Cervical screening the facts | Cervical screening awareness week

This Cervical Screening Awareness Week, WeAreTheCity are raising awareness of the disease and encouraging you to take part in cervical screening. Screening, or a smear test, detects changes in the cervix, such as abnormal cells that could lead to cancer. Most of the time there is nothing to worry about, but it is important to...
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Cervical Cancer Screening Awareness featured
11
Jun

Have you booked your cervical screening this year? Cervical Screening Awareness Week

Cervical Screening Awareness Week (CSAW) is marked 10 – 16 June 2019 to raise awareness of cervical screening and cancer. Cervical cancer is the most common cancer in women, aged 35 and over with over 3,000 women every year diagnosed with the disease. It usually develops when the human papillomavirus (HPV) consistently occurs. The HPV...
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The Gynae Geek featured
27
Mar

02/04/19: Want to ask your questions about Gynae Health?

Join women’s cancer charity, The Eve Appeal, and Dr Anita Mitra, working in obstetrics and gynaecology for an evening of taboo-tackling conversation and gynaecological cancer. GET YOUR TICKETS Following the recent and hugely successful launch of her debut book “Gynae Geek: your no nonsense guide to down there healthcare”, Dr Anita will be hosting a...
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GynaeComedy Eve Appeal Featured
27
Mar

10/04/19: Get your tickets to this year’s GynaeComedy!

Following last year’s remarkable sell-out success, women’s cancer charity, The Eve Appeal, is holding their second, annual GynaeComedy on Wednesday 10th April! Get ready for an evening of laughing at things we shouldn’t laugh at and plenty of vagina banter all whilst raising awareness of gynae cancers. BUY YOUR TICKETS The awesome line-up so far...
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22
Jan

Have you booked your cervical screening this year? | Cervical Cancer Prevention Week

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness month with this week marking Cervical Cancer Prevention Week (CCPW). Cervical cancer is the most common cancer in women, aged 35 and over with over 3,000 women every year diagnosed with the disease. It usually develops when the human papillomavirus (HPV) consistently occurs. The HPV virus is very common, with...
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breast cancer awareness featured
16
Oct

#MakeOnePersonAware | One in 200 carry faulty gene that predisposes them to an 85 per cent chance of developing breast, ovarian or prostate cancer

Hereditary breast cancer could be responsible for up to 10 per cent of breast cancers. However, awareness of this is still very low amongst women worldwide despite some high profile celebrities like Angelina Jolie having preventative surgery themselves. There is a lot of confusion about the BRCA gene and other mutated genes but the simple...
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the eve appeal featured
10
Sep

Dispelling gynae-myths

This September is Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month, and The Eve Appeal, the UK’s only gynaecological cancer research charity, are encouraging women across the UK to open up about talk about gynaecological health more freely without the fear of embarrassment or being judged. Here Dr Adeola Olaitan, a medical advisor for The Eve Appeal and consultant...
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Go Red Eve Appeal featured
03
Sep

Go Red this September for Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month

Women’s cancer research charity, The Eve Appeal, has launched a brand new campaign called Go Red which will run throughout Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month in September. The Eve Appeal wants to bring gynaecological health to the forefront of people’s minds using the simple fact that people tend to Go Red when they are embarrassed about...
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