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Prostate cancer hopes raised after at-home spit test trials. Research suggests that cheap and simple spit tests may be better at catching the disease than the standard blood tests, Link to full article below: [button size='' style='' text='BBC Article' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/articles/cw44e32veg3o' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color=''...

Our chairman Ian Nightingale will be speaking about TPSA at 11am on Riviera FM 107.9 in the volunteer slot, be sure to listen in....

This is a great resource. PCR booklets are really informative. The Infopool contains hundreds of real stories and experience, and helps patients learn from others who have been through it before. [button size='' style='' text='PCR.ORG.UK Website' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.prostate-cancer-research.org.uk/' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color=''...

This is a very positive initiative, but is only the start of a long process. Until such time as there is a better test Men must continue to get tested with the current protocol. Everyone agrees early diagnosis saves lives. Prostate Cancer UK Today, we're proud to...

  TPSA 25th Anniversary Afternoon Tea, 19th June 2024 at the Livermead House Hotel. 2 to 4pm Sandwiches, Tea, Cream Scone and Cakes Live Music £10 per head More details and booking arrangements to follow....

The booking site is now open. If you can make people aware of it and maybe print the odd poster to put around venues etc, that would be great thanks. [button size='' style='' text='Download Poster' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://tpsa.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2024/04/May-24-testing.pdf' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style=''...

March in the UK is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. In TPSA its EVERY month. Below are some interesting links in the media highlighting Prostate Cancer issues: [button size='' style='' text='ITV News 4/3/24' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.itv.com/news/2024-03-04/prostate-cancer-when-should-i-get-tested-and-what-support-is-available?fbclid=IwAR2GRd4P1BeP9BrdWAd7zezzNi1wBg5hzEHyU5nNpFJ71gpywfiyuG2Iijc' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align='' margin=8px 4px 8px 4px''] [button size='' style='' text='PCUK TV Appeal' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://prostatecanceruk.org/get-involved/donate/dm/fund-more-research-leave-nothing-to-chance' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align='' margin=8px 4px 8px 4px''] [button size='' style='' text='Macmillan' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.macmillan.org.uk/cancer-awareness/prostate-cancer-awareness-month' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align='' margin=8px 4px 8px 4px''] [button size='' style='' text='Cancer Research UK' icon='' icon_color='' link='https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/prostate-cancer?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=infomarketing&utm_term=interest&utm_content=Prostatecancerawarenessmonth_circle&fbclid=IwAR2kgDFqebhqs5M4Kl0UX-z3Epx3Pm8V-gA2xTRH0zUSUMYCpWIdGdG0EGs' target='_self' color='' hover_color='' border_color='' hover_border_color='' background_color='' hover_background_color='' font_style='' font_weight='' text_align='' margin=8px 4px 8px 4px'']

  A timely reminder that at our next meeting will be on Wednesday 28th February at the Livermead House Hotel (10.00 for 10 30 start) our guest speaker will be from the NHS Bladder & Bowel care service. Hope to see you there. Below is a link...

We are pleased to share that for the first time we have produced these information cards, detailing meetings we have planned for the year, as well as useful contact numbers. A big thanks to Trustees Gill & Mike Clay . These will be available to...

Follow Eastenders' Alfie Moon's prostate cancer storyline on the PCUK website (latest episode 30th January), updates so far have covered his diagnosis, prostatectomy, further treatment to clear some remaining cancer cells with radiation and hormone therapy; urinary incontinence etc. Each update has some excellent further information...

Helping Raise Awareness & funds for specialist prostate cancer related equipment

Helping Raise Awareness & funds for specialist prostate cancer related equipment

Serving men of all ages and their family and friends, through a programme of support before, during and after diagnosis.

Maybe you can live without a PSA Test… But why take the chance?

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