Sativex brain tumour trial fundraising launched

Prof Susan Short, professor of clinical oncology and neuro oncology at the University of Leeds, said: “Even with surgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy, nearly all of these brain tumours re-grow within a year, and unfortunately there are very few options for patients once this occurs. Source link

Prosthetist fundraising £300,000 for a bionic arm after cycling accident

Jim Ashworth-Beaumont lost his right arm after he was run over by a 40-tonne truck whilst out cycling last year. Prior to the accident, he spent 20 years working as a prosthetist and orthotist for the NHS. He is trying to raise £300,000 for a new bionic arm, which he hopes will allow him to… Continue reading Prosthetist fundraising £300,000 for a bionic arm after cycling accident