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GLOBAL INTEREST SPARKED BY SUFFOLK SINGER:

17th November 2017

Francesca Thomas of Norton, Suffolk, also known as “Winter” is releasing a charity single featuring artists from across the globe. The single is a cover of Little Mix’s “Pretend It’s OK” and features artists from Germany, France, USA, Tasmania and Suffolk to Somerset. Once people heard about the project they were desperate to get involved. ...

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Two Studies Looking At How To Reduce Radiotherapy Side Effects

10th November 2017

Dr Di Gilson, member of the National Cancer Research Institute’s Scientific Committee for the Conference, said: “Radiotherapy is a cornerstone of successful cancer treatment for thousands of patients. Unfortunately some patients who have radiotherapy will suffer long term side effects and for a minority these can be irreversible, progressive and debilitating”. As survival rates for cancer ...

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Poetry in Pink (part 2)

7th November 2017

As part of the partnership between the Pink Ribbon Foundation and the Autumn issue of the South Bank Poetry magazine, Co-Editor and Publisher Katherine Lockton interviewed Cordelia Feldman about her poetry, (which she has been writing since the tender age of seven) and her cancer journey.  Cordelia completed the Birkbeck Creative Writing MA in 2007 ...

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6th November 2017

Planning a winter getaway or a summer vacation in 2018? Then check out this AMAZING offer and support the Pink Ribbon Foundation at the same time …….. read on: How do you fancy getting your hands on some gorgeous FŪL luggage, the brand founded by Justin Timberlake – and at an amazing price with free delivery ...

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#PINKCYCLED

30th October 2017

This year for October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month we are calling all creatives to support the amazing work of the Pink Ribbon Foundation (Reg. Charity No. 1080839). Lynne and Lisa are challenging you all to join us and upcycle something in pink #PINKCYCLED Not only will this be a fantastic way to raise awareness and funds ...

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Halloween at the Haunted Playboy Mansion

27th October 2017

On Friday 27 October 2017 we dared to enter the Haunted Playboy Mansion with some very special guests of the Pink Ribbon Foundation. Along with Sunetra Sarker, Amy-Leigh Hickman, Shaheen Jafargholi, Richard Wisker, Jasz Vegas and Victoria Clay we enjoyed live music by a fantastically spooky band and BBC Radio 1Xtra DJ Steve Sutherland, canapés, ...

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MATT TERRY, MARCEL SOMMERVILLE, MICHELLE HEATON, SAARO AALTO and CALUM BEST were among the guests who attended #PINKLondon2017

25th October 2017

Hosted by Filippo ioco (iocoBenefits) and the Pink Ribbon Foundation this star-studded event celebrated another successful Breast Cancer Awareness Month for the charity and was the fourth collaboration between the charity and internationally renowned artist and body painter Filippo ioco Studio & Gallery. Sponsored by Flamingo Candles this years event was held at SOHO Zebrano ...

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How Hair Loss Affects Women With Breast And Other Cancer

24th October 2017

From the questionable highlights we have as teenagers to the sleek cuts we opt for as adults, our hair provides us with a way to tell the world: this is who I am. So what happens when a key part of female identity is taken away from women? A new study from The University of Nottingham highlights the importance of ...

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A ‘Handful’ Of Gene Faults Turn Cells Cancerous

21st October 2017

Scientists at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute in Cambridge, have found that it only takes between one and ten DNA mutations to cause cells to become cancerous. The team looked at the genetic patterns of 7,664 tumours from 29 types of cancer and mapped their ‘driver DNA mutations’.  The ‘driver mutations’ in the DNA allow ...

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Cheap Drug Could Cut 10% Off UK Breast Cancer Deaths, Charity Says…

10th October 2017

While we can all appreciate the constant advancement of cancer research findings and treatment over time, it is no secret that anti-cancer drug expenses have been sky-rocketing simultaneously. The UK’s biggest breast cancer charity, Breast Cancer Now, however, may be on the right track to discovering an alternative, more cost friendly drug for breast cancer ...

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Jonathan Prince, Trustee. The Pink Ribbon Foundation.
Crofton House, 5 Morley Close, Orpington, Kent BR6 8JR

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