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Jade Goody media circus is getting out of hand

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As anyone who has read my previous posts on Jade will know I was initially pleased that her decision to allow the cameras to film her treatment and the resulting media coverage has… Continue reading

Talks on cancer in the southeast

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From Today’s Irish Times CANCER PATIENTS in the southeast can avail of a series of free talks by specialists covering various aspects of their treatment, care and recovery as well as how best… Continue reading

Yoga Benefits Cancer Patients

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  ScienceDaily (Mar. 2, 2009) — Women undertaking a ten week program of 75 minute Restorative Yoga (RY) classes gained positive differences in aspects of mental health such as depression, positive emotions, and… Continue reading

Young Women and Breast Cancer

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Young women can and do get breast cancer. I was 35 when I was diagnosed with breast cancer.  While breast cancer in young women accounts for a relatively small percentage of all diagnosed… Continue reading

Cancer tests go up after Goody diagnosis

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From today’s Guardian Newspaper: Cervical cancer specialists are putting a rise in demand for screening down to a  “Jade Goody effect” after the reality television star revealed at the weekend that she was… Continue reading

Jade Goody: ‘I’ve lived in front of cameras. And maybe I’ll die in front of them’

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   Jade Goody’s stricken face stared out from the front page of a Sunday paper today and it is now obvious that she has only a short time left to live. Poor Jade.… Continue reading

World Cancer Day – 4 February 2009

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Each year on 4 February, the World Health Organistaion,  WHO,   joins with the sponsoring International Union Against Cancer to promote ways to ease the global burden of cancer. Preventing cancer and raising quality of… Continue reading