Showing 13 articles tagged 'Donate':

Join Jeff Stelling and hang your support on the tree this Christmas

1 Dec 2017

We've sent out thousands of our 'Man of Men' Christmas decorations to people who've donated to our Christmas appeal. Donors are using them to remember loved ones and show their support for us by hanging them on their tree. Find out what Sky Sports presenter and fundraiser extraordinaire Jeff Stelling wrote on his, and how to receive yours in time for Christmas.

“We donated our wedding day so nobody would have someone special missing on their day”

25 Aug 2017

After her dad was successfully treated for prostate cancer, Zoe Hegarty and her husband decided to use their nuptials to raise money and awareness of the disease. She tells us how the wedding guests reacted and why she'd encourage others to Donate your day for Prostate Cancer UK.

"After dad’s death, we decided to do something to stop other families going through the pain we have"

7 Jul 2017

A year after their QPR-loving father died from advanced prostate cancer, Amy Corbett and her brother, Simon, came up with the perfect way to commemorate and celebrate his life: a football fun day fundraiser. She tells us about what happened and why raising awareness was as important as the £5k they donated from the event to Prostate Cancer UK.

How we're working to turn the PROMISing results of mpMRI trial into a reality for men

6 Jun 2016

BLOG: From training up radiologists to working alongside commissioners and the NHS, Dr Sophie Lutter explains how we're making sure the results of the PROMIS trial are rolled out into real-life hospitals as soon as they've been peer-reviewed, and why rushing it could do more harm than good.

Listening, adjusting and alerting: how one of our nurses helps dying men to live

29 Apr 2016

Funded by us, Lucy Baker works as a Specialist Prostate Cancer Palliative Care Nurse supporting men in their final year of life. Here she describes how her role helped three men deal with the pain, anxiety and immobility of their disease.

Challenging ‘incurable’ prostate cancer with the Strictly Ballroom of clinical trials

8 Apr 2016

BLOG: The revolutionary ADRRAD trial turns conventional thinking about advanced prostate cancer on its head, attempting to overcome a disease that's considered terminal. Dr Sophie Lutter looks behind the scenes at what makes this such a game-changing enterprise and why it represents the perfect dance between medicine and science.

Expert panel backs our game-changing plan to halve prostate cancer deaths by 2026

26 Feb 2016

Professor Robert Winston chaired a panel of leading cancer specialists last night to discuss how our new 10-year strategy to tame prostate cancer can be turned into clinical reality. From robotic surgery to genetic testing, here’s what the experts say will work.

New risk tool for GPs set to revolutionise prostate cancer diagnosis within five years

25 Feb 2016

Today, we announce plans for more than £2m of funding to develop a new risk assessment tool for GPs that should indicate the presence of cancer far more accurately than the current PSA test, saving thousands more men's lives.

New Movember funds will turn treatment research into clinical reality

1 Dec 2015

Our £1.5m of Movember Foundation Translational Awards will ensure four groundbreaking projects make it through the labs and into clinical trials.

On the frontline: the health professionals doing mo' with your money

23 Nov 2015

Meet the vital clinical staff we fund, with support from Movember, to help smooth and improve the process of treatment for men with prostate cancer.