We raised a whopping £300+ from our raffle tickets sales alone! The raffle winners listed below and you can still donate to our cause here - http://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/SSRG Pleasure Island tickets - Katrina Ismail Gullivers Kingdom tickets - Nat Phelan Cafe Pie £10 voucher - Hannah Roberts Rotherham United tickets - Emma Bryan Jessy B Cafe … Continue reading Our raffle winners! Over £300 raised in raffle tickets alone.
So we had an amazing day in work today!! We did a cake sale in aid of Bone Cancer Research Trust which is the only charity in the UK that provide information and support for people with primary bone cancer as well as funding research, including in my lab, into the disease. It is an … Continue reading Amazing day in work! How many people can say that?!
So next up on the agenda for today was a quick trip to BBC Radio Sheffield for a pre-recorded interview with Howie Pressman for the drivetime show. I had it all in my head what I was going to say - explain to the listeners about bone cancer about the great work Bone Cancer Research Trust are … Continue reading Back on @bbcsheffield raising awareness of #bonecancer
A recent paper in the Lancet published yesterday has confirmed that a class of drugs called Bisphosphonates(BP) when given early to breast cancer patients can prevent breast cancer recurrence in the bone and improve breast cancer survival, but only in women who were postmenopausal when treatment began. HOPE for breastcancer patients then? YES and NO! Currently … Continue reading A drug costing less than 5p a day that can prevent 34,000 women a year dying from breast cancer sits on the shelf?