Thousands of patients with lung cancer are missing out on potential treatment due to delays in diagnosis during the pandemic. Figures analysed by Cancer Research UK show that between March and January, referrals for lung cancer fell by 34 per cent. In total the number of urgent GP referrals for patients with suspected lung cancer fell by 20, compared to the same period last year. Some 9 per cent fewer people also started treatment for the disease between April and January, the equivalent of 2, patients. The charity also surveyed 1, GPs across the UK in February on the reasons why diagnosing lung cancer had become more difficult during the pandemic.
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Margaret Kennedy, from Chelmsley Wood, says she lost a gold chain and earrings during her stay - now the trust is 'working to reimburse her'. Heartlands Hospital said it was 'working to reimburse' Margaret Kennedy, after she said her gold chain and earrings disappeared as she lay bed-bound, battling the virus. Margaret, a grandmother-of-four from Chelmsley Wood, was rushed to the Bordesley Green hospital by ambulance last October after being found unresponsive at home. She arrived at the hospital wearing her gold chain, hoop earrings and studs and was whisked straight into resuscitation.
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Having experienced seizures and fainting fits since her teens, in , Zoe Elliott, 27, was diagnosed with craniocervical instability CCI. It meant the area where her skull and spine met was dangerously unstable - and horrifyingly, doctors warned her that she was at risk of internal decapitation. But on February 1, after fundraising for nearly a year, Zoe went under the knife, and is now keen to get her life back on track.