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  • Agonising wait for sarcoma cancer diagnoses

    Agonising wait for sarcoma cancer diagnoses0

    Patients facing agonising wait for sarcoma cancer diagnoses ‘unacceptable’, says Jess Philips Sarcoma UK, the national bone and soft tissue cancer charity, is calling on the Government and NHS to take strong action in a new report that showcases how delays to sarcoma cancer diagnoses are costing patient lives.  Backed by Jess Phillips, Member of Parliament

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  • Sarcoma UK warns of devastating mental health toll

    Sarcoma UK warns of devastating mental health toll0

    Devastating mental health toll of sarcoma cancer worryingly high across the UK, charity Sarcoma UK warns: Even prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, one in four (25%) patients who responded to Sarcoma UK’s National Sarcoma Survey 2020 [1] said their mental health had been ‘severely affected’ as a result of being diagnosed and treated for sarcoma,

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  • One in three wait 6 months for sarcoma diagnosis

    One in three wait 6 months for sarcoma diagnosis0

    One in three UK patients face deadly six-month wait for accurate diagnosis of sarcoma cancer, charity Sarcoma UK warns during Sarcoma Awareness Week 29th June to 5th July 2020. Poor awareness of the symptoms of one of the least understood forms of cancer among the public and healthcare professionals, made worse by a complex diagnostic

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