Getting checked in COVID-19: making sure your health doesn’t take a backseat

Throughout lockdown, we were told ‘stay at home, protect the NHS, save lives’ in an attempt to control the spread of Coronavirus, and whilst staying home may have protected us from contracting Covid-19, it meant that many other serious illnesses and health conditions went undetected and untreated. The pandemic took over our lives; physically with […]

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Breast cancer awareness month : how to regularly check yourself

On  the 4th of September, 2012 time seemed to have come to a halt. An entire lifetime, the future plans and milestones, was suddenly condensed into such a small time frame. The urgency of ‘now’ became forefront. Seven years ago, my mum was diagnosed with breast cancer.   Having two types of cancer in one […]