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Even Rock Singers Train Their Vocal Chords

Late in 2022 we were approached by the owner of a pub in Macclesfield, Called ‘The Swan with Two Necks’ telling us they would like to support us, as part of one of their music events in April.  The reason they were doing thing was because the brother, Steven of the owner, Wendy was diagnosed

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Throat Cancer Foundation appoints new Ambassador, Jon Organ

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Jon Organ, as one of our Ambassadorial team.   Here is his personal story about how he was diagnosed with a throat cancer and faced one of the toughest decisions he ever had to make… _______________________________________________________________________ My name is Jon Organ.  I’m a 57 year old builder that

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Call for More Fundraisers

Prevention and early diagnosis are two of the most important tools we have when it comes to saving lives, for those affected by throat cancers. When detected and referred early enough we see survival rates as high as 95%. Too often, people either ignore or dismiss the warning signs, leading to a later-stage diagnosis. This ultimately

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Steve Bergman Appointed as Ambassador

In 2015, aged just 56, saw Steve Bergman, diagnosed with a stage 4 HPV related throat cancer.  This came as a complete shock to him, as he had kept himself fit and healthy over the years, enjoying running and cycling and eating a good diet. More surprises were in store for Steve.  When he was

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Grandmother told ‘kissing’ could have caused HPV related throat cancer set to abseil Spinnaker Tower to raise awareness for life changing disease

A grandmother who is set to abseil down ‘Spinnaker Tower’ in Portsmouth in September in honour of fellow throat cancer survivors has opened up about the lack of awareness surrounding HPV-related throat cancers and also the impact both the disease and diagnosis had on her. Victoria Workman, 59, told how she was grilled with personal

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