Posts Tagged: NHS

Merseyside singer who was warned his voice could be permanently damaged by throat cancer is back on stage

A Merseyside singer who was warned his voice could be permanently damaged after he was diagnosed with throat cancer is fighting fit again – and back on stage. Steve Khan was unable to sing at all during his radiotherapy treatment at Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, but is now in remission – and performed his first gig… Read more »

Ellesmere neighbours’ joy over total raised

Anne Littlehales from Ellesmere was diagnosed with malignant melanoma in her nose and underwent an operation to have it removed in January. She then received six weeks of radiotherapy in Shrewsbury where she was supported by the Lingen Davies Cancer Fund. The cancer fund launched an appeal in January to fund an additional linear accelerator… Read more »

New Torbay Hospital cancer unit marks a milestone

A special topping-out ceremony took place at Torbay Hospital today to mark a significant construction milestone in the £8million project to provide improved cancer services. The project will deliver two new high tech radiotherapy machines. Torquay Herald