An Interview with Robert Music, Chief Executive of Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust

An Interview with Robert Music, Chief Executive of Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust

, January 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM 0 comments

James Coker Reporter, European Medical Journal @EMJJamesCoker To coincide with this year’s Cervical Cancer Prevention Week, taking place from 22nd–28th January, the European Medical Journal was delighted to speak to Mr Robert Music, Chief Executive of Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust, the only UK charity dedicated to women affected byRead More

How to Help Empower Cancer Patients

December 19, 2017 at 9:04 AM 0 comments

James Coker Senior Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal @EMJJamesCoker One of the themes that ran through the recent ‘War on Cancer’ event, organised by The Economist, conducted on 21st November, was problems in communication that frequently occur in the healthcare service, with a particular emphasis on the NHS inRead More

An Interview with Catherine Priestley from Breast Cancer Care: A Special Focus on Metastatic Breast Cancer

December 6, 2017 at 12:28 PM 0 comments

James Coker Senior Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal @EMJJamesCoker On Thursday 9th November, the EMJ sat down with Ms Catherine Priestley, a clinical nurse specialist at the UK charity, Breast Cancer Care. With the annual Breast Cancer Awareness Month having concluded in October, and Secondary Breast Cancer Awareness DayRead More

How to Play an Important Role in Raising Awareness for Mesothelioma in Health Education Week

October 12, 2017 at 3:35 PM 0 comments

Virgil Anderson Become Part of the Solution Blue is the colour of hope that brings a broader awareness to a rare cancer called mesothelioma. Each year in the USA, September 26th marks a nationally designated date on which blue is worn proudly by the masses, to bring increased awarenessRead More

Mesothelioma: A Dormant Threat

August 25, 2017 at 3:33 PM 0 comments

Mesothelioma + Asbestos Awareness Center, New York City, New York, USA The industrialised world is truly a marvel; through years of innovation and invention, society has been rewarded with extreme technological advances. However, there is inherent risk involved with the construction of modern infrastructure and development. Perhaps the most dangerous,Read More

First Project for the Winton Centre: Redesigning PREDICT

December 12, 2016 at 9:51 AM 0 comments

Jack Redden Reporter, European Medical Journal @EMGJackRedden At the start of November 2016 the Winton Centre for Risk and Evidence Communication was opened within the Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. The centre has been set up as a place for quantitative evidence toRead More

Prize Winners at the ESMO Annual Meeting 2016

November 22, 2016 at 8:30 AM 0 comments

This year’s ESMO congress was hosted in the beautiful city of Copenhagen, Denmark. A city admired for being simultaneously traditional and modern, and certainly encapsulating the spirit of ESMO, where professionals from across the world can meet to exchange the details of up-to-the-minute research and fresh new ideas about bestRead More

Genome Project Launch

October 5, 2016 at 5:15 PM 0 comments

Peter Grainger St. Mark’s Hospital Imagine When you are well, the last thing you have on your mind is your health. We all take feeling normal for granted. When we feel right, all is fine. When we feel fit, the world is rosy. A graze, a bump, or a fewRead More

Dr Jim Duthie, Our #EMJExpert, Answers Your Questions for Blue September

October 15, 2015 at 5:17 PM 0 comments

In support of Blue September, an annual campaign designed to raise global awareness for male related cancers, we invited world-renowned urologist Dr Jim Duthie to answer your questions on the subject as part of an ‘Ask the Expert’ session. We would like to take this opportunity to thank our readersRead More

Below the Belt, Experiences with Prostate Cancer

Below the Belt, Experiences with Prostate Cancer

, March 10, 2015 at 9:45 AM 0 comments

Dr Judith O’Malley-Ford There is a new guy on the block. A new guy in the guise of a book written by new-age men talking about their very own personal experiences of their individual brush with prostate cancer (PrC). Some time ago, when I was Editor of the Prostate Cancer Foundation ofRead More