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Posted: 29th May 2020

Don’t delay going to see your GP with lung cancer symptoms

People in Lancashire and South Cumbria are being urged to contact their GP if they have any signs or symptoms of lung cancer.

Posted: 21st April 2020

Don’t delay going to see your GP with cancer symptoms

People in Lancashire and South Cumbria are being urged to contact their GP if they have any signs or symptoms of cancer.

Posted: 20th January 2020

Awareness campaign launches across region at start of Cervical Cancer Prevention week

The NHS across Lancashire and South is launching an awareness-raising campaign “Let’s Talk Cancer” to encourage people who are eligible, to attend for cervical screening.

Posted: 20th January 2020

Let ‘Cervical Screening’ save more lives

Local doctors would like to remind and encourage women and people with a cervix to attend their cervical screening.

Posted: 17th September 2019

Blood cancer – Do you know the signs?

September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month and a leading local cancer doctor is asking residents to familiarise themselves with the symptoms of blood cancer to help improve rates of early diagnosis and save lives.

Posted: 27th June 2019

Importance of cervical screening discussed in live video broadcast to schools

Around 2,300 secondary school pupils from 32 schools have recently learnt the importance of cervical screening, also known as smear tests. Blackburn GP and Pennine Lancashire Clinical Lead for Cancer, Dr Neil Smith and Screening Co-ordinator Kath…