Stand Up To Cancer joined forces with Channel 4 on 19 October to raise awareness and funds to research the disease. Scientific advances mean that breakthroughs for cures to cancer could be within our lifetime and Stand Up To Cancer is raising money to accelerate the research that might make this a possibility to some cancer sufferers in three years.
Read more about the event and Stand Up To Cancer here.
With current figures of more than one in three people developing cancer in their lifetime, it is likely you know someone who is affected by the disease.
If you or anyone you know has been diagnosed with cancer, see the Retail Trust Helpline Online tipsheet Coping with a chronic illness. It features practical steps – the tipsheet outlines at least six places to go for more information and what to do if someone you know is diagnosed.
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