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Celebs with cancer back call for people to get symptoms checked

21/08/2020

Celebrities with cancer have joined NHS doctors to encourage the public to come forward for vital, life-saving checks.

Famous faces backing the move to increase take-up of NHS checks include the Nolan sisters, who have recently opened about their cancer diagnosis and former BBC Breakfast presenter Bill Turnbull.  Although the NHS treated 85,000 people for cancer during the pandemic, nearly half of the public have said they had concerns seeking help in the midst of the outbreak, and one in 10 reported that they wouldn’t contact their GP even if they had a lump or a new mole. More…..

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