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The Christie’s lymph node transplant gives hope to cancer patients

Press release posted 30 September 2016 The Christie’s pioneering lymph node transplant gives hope to cancer patients The Christie has become the first NHS hospital in the UK to offer a groundbreaking operation that a patient says has transformed his life. Martin Cowan, 37, had been suffering for several years from a debilitating swollen leg […]

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The dangers of tanning addiction

BBC Inside Out meets tanning addicts and looks at the potential dangers of overuse of sunbeds by people obsessed with getting a golden tan. TV reporter Laura May McMullan believes her skin cancer was caused in part by her sunbed obsession. She spent years under sunbeds and sunbathing on holiday. Then she developed skin cancer […]

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Melanoma Interview with Mr Deemesh Oudit

At this time of year booking a summer holiday can seem pretty appealing. But two weeks in the sun can come with a hidden cost. Inside Out West Midlands with Ayo Akinwolere investigates why skin cancer rates are rising despite warnings about the dangers of sunburn. […]

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