News archive: Cancer

  • Speakers at the event

    Steve helps celebrate cancer project’s anniversary

    Radio Clatterbridge chairman Steve Evans has helped celebrate the second anniversary of a scheme which supports local cancer patients. More than ninety people attended the prestigious Living With And Beyond Cancer event at Liverpool Town Hall.

  • Becky Brothwood during treatment

    Ovarian cancer patient gives support to others

    A Merseyside student, who mistook cancer symptoms as a sign of pregnancy, has praised staff at Clatterbridge for looking after her and given her support to other young patients. Becky Brothwood hit the headlines around the country after revealing the hormones…

  • Louise Pode and Steve Khan talk about returning to work after cancer

    Working with cancer

    Listeners have heard calls for a better understanding of cancer in the workplace. It comes as a new scheme tries to encourage businesses to support people returning to work after treatment.

  • Angela Dawe and Jane Randles talk about remote surveillance of cancer patients at Clatterbridge

    Patients to track cancer treatment online

    Listeners to Radio Clatterbridge have heard how cancer patients will be able to track the progress of their treatment online. The trial is being developed by Living With And Beyond Cancer, a two-year project based at Clatterbridge Health Park.

  • Trina O'Halloran and Jeanette Oxton

    Support for side-effects of radiotherapy

    Cancer patients at Clatterbridge have been learning how support is available to deal with the side-effects of radiotherapy. In the latest in a series of interviews, presenter Steve Evans has discovered help is on hand for patients after treatment ends.