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Superdrug has become the first high street retailer to offer a breast checking consultation service in stores.
Staffordshire breast cancer survivor and founder of cancer support group Pink Sisters says smear tests are ‘lifesaving’
Almost ten years after the death of reality TV star Jade Goody, cervical cancer screenings, also known as a smear test has been at an all-time low with one in four women not attending their tests.
A young Stoke City fan has lost his battle with cancer just three months after he led the team out against Arsenal. Lewis Crossley was diagnosed in 2015 with T-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia.
For Kimberley Unsworth it should have been the best year of her life – a new baby, just married, and starting out in a new home.
Then came the devastating news she had breast cancer.
StaffsLive’s Leah Mahon tells Kimberley’s story of how battling this terminal illness has given her a new lease of life.
When Val Emery paid a visit to her doctor’s one morning, she could have never have guessed it was just the very beginning of her long battle with ovarian cancer.
“August 2007 is when I went for a normal smear test, everything had been normal up until then. Everything.”
A Meir woman’s death may have been prevented if doctors had not missed ‘multiple’ opportunities to test for cancer, a coroner has ruled.
Prime Minister David Cameron has praised the incredible zest for life of a Staffordshire teenage cancer sufferer who has helped raise millions.
Mr Cameron visited Stephen Sutton, from Burntwood, at Birmingham’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
A Staffordshire woman who battled and defeated breast cancer, has raised £2,000 for a local hospice.
Lisa Taylor, from Talke, near Kidsgrove, shaved her head to raise money for the Douglas Macmillan Hospice in Stoke-on-Trent.
North Staffordshire cancer charity, the Douglas Macmillan Hospice, has seen a surge in donations thanks to people posting photos of themselves wearing no make-up on social media.