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CC Awareness Month 2014 Guest Posts

Once again this year we had a fantastic response to our Facebook Daily Guest Post feature during February, Cholangiocarcinoma Awareness Month.   And what incredible posts they were – telling of love, courage and support, of so many people lost to … Continue reading

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AMMF & the Thai CC Workshop

Cholangiocarcinoma Workshop – Khon Kaen, Thailand AMMF’s Helen Morement has been invited to present the work of the charity at the Thai workshop, supported by the British Council and the Thailand Research Fund and organised by the Faculty of Medicine, … Continue reading

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AMMF & Cancer52

AMMF’s Helen Morement is appointed to the board of Cancer52 For several years, AMMF has been an active member of Cancer52* – the umbrella organization providing “the common voice for less common cancers”, working together to address the inequalities that exist in … Continue reading

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AMMF’s Newsletter just out!

Time for an update … It’s been two years since AMMF’s last newsletter, so more than time for an update! In reviewing the last two years for the newsletter, successful would seem an odd word to use when we are … Continue reading

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AMMF’s external activities – a year end summary

AMMF is now recognised nationally and is rapidly becoming the ‘go to’ organisation for cholangiocarcinoma (CC), both amongst the general public and within medical circles.  For some time now, AMMF has appeared on the NHS Choices website and, earlier in … Continue reading

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NCRI & Cancer52 research spend report published

A new report from the National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) and Cancer52, ‘Research into less common cancers’ was published today, 4th November 2013.  This shows, for the first time, the level and type of research investment in rare and less common … Continue reading

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Cancer52 Annual Briefing

AMMF is an active member of Cancer52,  an alliance of those organisations representing the rarer and less common cancers, working together to address the inequalities that exist in policy, services and research, and to improve outcomes for patients with these … Continue reading

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Jake’s campaign expands …

Earlier this year, Jake Bishop lost his much loved grandfather, Adam Reay, to cholangiocarcinoma just a month after diagnosis. This was a great shock to the family because, as Jake explains, “There was almost no sign that he was ill … Continue reading

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Saatchi Bill moves to full consultation (22.11.13)

Lord Saatchi’s Medical Innovation Bill moves to full consultation On Friday, 22 November, 2013, the Government  agreed to full consultation on the Saatchi Bill.   The Bill has won the backing of Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt, who said it had … Continue reading

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CRUK Your Day, Your Say

By Helen Morement Cancer Research UK are holding ‘Your Say, Your Day’ events on 6th September 2013 across the UK to inform those affected by cancer about their latest research, information and campaigns, and to let them know how they can … Continue reading

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