Showing 4 articles tagged 'Wales':

Wrexham nurse wins People’s Choice Award for outstanding commitment to prostate cancer patients

27 Nov 2018

Voted for by her colleagues, patients and their families, Sandie Jones scoops our inaugural award for her extraordinary 20-year career caring for men – from biopsy to post-treatment support. We spoke to her and one of her grateful patients, and find out why we're campaigning for more nurses like Sandie across the UK.

Why is Wales falling behind most of the UK on mpMRI?

5 Jul 2018

Our recent Freedom of Information request to the NHS showed access to the latest diagnostic scans before a biopsy was worse in Wales than the other home nations. Find out why, what we're doing about it and how you can help.

We celebrate a year of putting cancer support on the doorstep for men in Wales with the ManVan

27 Apr 2015

Wales’ first ManVan, a 38ft American-style motorhome converted to bring dedicated mobile cancer support to communities across Wales, is celebrating a year on the road. The van has been delivering much-needed support and information to men affected by prostate or testicular cancer in areas where services like these are limited or non-existent.

We hit the road to push prostate cancer higher up the agenda in Wales

3 Mar 2015

Last week we took our ManVan to meet Assembley Members in Wales and parked it right outside the Senedd – just to make sure they couldn't miss us. Find out what they made of it and how we triggered questions and debates about prostate cancer care in Wales.