In support of Prostate Awareness Month, GenesisCare has organised for leading experts from The Prostate Practice to host special events at two Hertfordshire hospitals this month.
The evening events, which are free of charge, will be held at Spire Harpenden Hospital on Tuesday, 25 March and Spire Bushey Hospital on Wednesday, 26 March. The events are suitable for anyone with prostate concerns – from those with a family history of prostate cancer to men who may be experiencing symptoms or suffering from a prostate condition.Read more
The teams at GenesisCare’s UK centres have always been passionate about providing patients with holistic support alongside their treatment, and we are now taking this one step further by introducing dedicated whole person care thanks to a unique partnership with Penny Brohn Cancer Care.
Penny Brohn Cancer Care is a national charity with 30 years’ experience focused on helping people to live well with the impact of cancer. They deliver counselling and a range of complementary therapies and a variety of courses, including their ‘Living Well’ course which combines physical, emotional and spiritual support.Read more
At The Football League HQ this morning, comedian Bill Bailey was unveiled as the manager of Men United – a unique team created by Britain’s foremost male health charity Prostate Cancer UK.
“We can win this!” was his message as Prostate Cancer UK launched the fantastic Men United campaign, created to raise awareness and help gather information of the UK public’s understanding of the disease.Read more
Today’s publication of new NICE guidance on how best to diagnose and treat prostate cancer may lead to some patient confusion or concern. While some men may feel reassured that treatment is unlikely to be necessary, others could feel anxious by the same news, and consultant oncologist, Dr Roberto Alonzi, explains what the changes in the guideline means to patients.Read more