Blood cancer symptoms: Pregnant women thought symptoms were just due to daily life

Blood cancer, or leukaemia, symptoms can easily be misinterpreted, or put down to another condition Early warning signs might include fever, tiredness and chest pain. Leukaemia is caused by problems with cells inside bones, which as a result create blood cells that don’t work properly. Hannah Bracegirdle, 36, from Lancashire was pregnant with her third […]

Prostate cancer warning – should you get the PSA test? When to see a GP revealed

Prostate cancer is the most common male cancer in the UK, according to the NHS. The cancer is caused by a tumour developing in the prostate – a small pelvic gland that helps with the production of semen. Prostate cancer symptoms are often difficult to spot during its early stages. If the prostate is large […]

Pancreatic cancer symptoms: Three early signs that could indicate you have the disease

PANCREATIC cancer symptoms usually don’t show in the early stages, which can make it difficult to diagnose. If they do show, there are three early signs to be aware of. But to avoid the disease completely, it’s important to know what the causes of this type of cancer are.

Pancreatic cancer symptoms: Three early signs that could indicate you have the disease

Pancreatic cancer may only start to show symptoms once the tumour has grown. This also depends on the type of pancreatic cancer and where it is in the pancreas. Around half of all new cases are diagnosed in people aged 75 or over, and it’s uncommon in people under the age of 40. But it’s […]

Bowel cancer warning – does your poo look like this? Should your stool sink or float?

Bowel cancer is one of the most common types of cancer to be diagnosed in the UK, according to the NHS. Most people diagnosed with the cancer are over 60 years old. Bowel cancer symptoms include a persistent change in bowel habit, or a persistent abdominal pain. But, the symptoms of bowel cancer can be difficult to spot, […]

Bowel cancer warning – this is when you should be worried about finding blood in your poo

Bowel cancer is one of the most common types of cancer to be diagnosed in the UK, according to the NHS. The disease mainly affects people over 60 years old, although the exact cause of the cancer isn’t known. Bowel cancer symptoms include a persistent abdominal pain, or a change in bowel habit. Finding blood […]