Check out the 'small c' blog below for news and updates of our campaigns and activities across north and east London.
Further updates on the work of UCLH Cancer Collaborative are available on our cancer blog.
13 March 2019 Cervical cancer
A new campaign has launched to raise awareness of the risks of cervical cancer and highlight the benefits of screening, reminding women that cervical screening can stop cancer before it starts. The Public Health England campaign, which launched on 5 March, encourages all women to respond to their cervical screening invitation letters, and if they missed previous invites, to book an appointment at their GP practice.Read More Read More
30 October 2018 Information | Get Involved
UCLH Cancer Collaborative has launched a new three minute film encouraging people affected by cancer to join its Patient and Carer Network.Read More Read More
03 September 2018 Information
UCLH Cancer Collaborative has launched a pilot NHS surveillance service for women who carry a faulty BRCA gene that greatly increases their odds of ovarian cancer.Read More Read More
16 August 2018 Be clear on cancer | Information
Every year over 19,000 new cases of bladder and kidney cancer are diagnosed in England and the latest ‘Be Clear on Cancer’ campaign on detecting these cancers early.Read More Read More
Early diagnosis of cancer can lead to treatment that can save lives. Cancer that’s diagnosed at an early stage, before it has spread is more likely to be treated successfully. Find out more about spotting cancer early here.
Taking advantage of regular cancer screening programmes available to you can significantly improve the chances of catching any cancers in their early, and therefore more easily treatable, stages. There are three types of cancer screening for adults in England, breast, bowel and cervical. Find out more here.
Check out the 'small c' blog for news and updates of our campaigns and activities across north central and east London.