Leeds City Council - Archive (cancer)

2019
02
September
2019
| 04:33 Europe/London
A new ‘Spot of Lunch’ campaign launches in Leeds today (September 2nd), highlighting alcohol as a cause of breast cancer, with research showing more than 60% of UK women are unaware of breast cancer risks associated with alcohol*. Leeds City Counc...
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2017
30
May
2017
| 15:00 Europe/London
Health leaders in Leeds are backing international efforts to prioritise and accelerate tobacco control efforts on World No Tobacco Day on 31 May 2017. The World Health Organisation is focussing on the links between tobacco and environmental problems ...
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23
January
2017
| 14:55 Europe/London
The latest statistics from NHS Digital have alarmingly revealed that last year more than a quarter (26%) of women in Leeds aged 25-64 who are eligible for a cervical screening test did not book in or attend their smear test. The data has found tha...
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2015
13
July
2015
| 14:02 Europe/London
Latest Be Clear on Cancer in Leeds campaign urges women over 70 to be aware of breast cancer symptoms Approximately 30% of women diagnosed with breast cancer report a symptom other than a lump[i] However, when asked to name symptoms of breast ...
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