Information on French websites

France is acknowledged to have some of the best cancer care in the world And with over 140,000 Britons officially going abroad for treatment last year, increasing numbers of us are taking advantage of French healthcare because it is relatively affordable, easy to...

Dana-Farber’s advice on Moles

The top American Cancer hospital, Dana-Farber, has just issued guidelines for an annual mole check-up Using their ABCDE method A – Asymmetry, or when one half of the mark appears different than the other. B – Border, when the mark has an irregular, scalloped, or...

Fox Chase

  Fox Chase Cancer Center issues advice on suntans etc.  This very respected US cancer centre has issued some guidelines – in time for Skin Cancer Awareness Month :               how to Protect Skin from Sun Damage and how to identify early signs of Skin...

ASCO

ASCO is the US Government’s Official Cancer Advice website. A kind of American equivalent of NHS Choices ASCO = American Society for Clinical Oncology Is the major site I turn to when I want accurate info relating to cancer and treatment. I would trust this...

What is Livestrong?

Livestrong is a cancer charity founded by a drug cheat The cheat was cyclist Lance Armstrong, infamous for winning cycling’s Tour de France seven times.  There had been rumblings for years, and finally it all exploded and he was found to have used drugs to help...
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