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A Calling for all KWPCSG Members – Get Fit with Di!

A Calling for all KWPCSG Members – Get Fit with Di!

Di Fox is the co-founder and director at Active-Always Health and Well Being Ltd. Each week Di runs a keep fit session for our Group members and their partners. The exercises are designed to improve fitness and core strength with corresponding benefits for well being...

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KWPCSG Win the Queens Award for Voluntary Service

KWPCSG Win the Queens Award for Voluntary Service

I am pleased to announce that we have won the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service after being nominated a year ago by Deputy Lord Lieutenant of the County of Worcestershire, Dr. Umesh Udeshi. This is an amazing accolade for the work that this group has done for men...

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Medical Zone – Treatments and Health News

Demonstration of CPR Techniques and use of Defibrillators

Demonstration of CPR Techniques and use of Defibrillators

Our own Dr Dick Herbert gave a brilliant presentation on CPR and Use of defibrillators for KWPCSG members at the LeapGate centre, home of our Men's Shed. This is a brief summary of Dr Dick's presentation. There were well in excess of 40 members present.Key Points...

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KWPCSG Book Review: Recommendations on Diet for Prostate Care

KWPCSG Book Review: Recommendations on Diet for Prostate Care

Healthy Eating: The Prostate Care CookbookProfessor Margaret Raymon is now a Professor of Nutritional Medicine at the University of Surrey. Her first book' The Prostate Care Cookbook' looks at the scale of the Prostate Cancer problem and how eating diets rich in...

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Have you benefited from cancer research?

Have you benefited from cancer research?

The Institute of Cancer Research, based in London, have contacted us requesting help from our members. Our Christmas appeal this year is going to be focused on raising money for our prostate cancer research and, as part of the appeal, we’d really like to involve...

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World Leading Bladder Reconstruction Surgery

World Leading Bladder Reconstruction Surgery

Kidderminster and Worcestershire Prostate Cancer Support Group are so proud to have Mr Adel Makar as its President – follow this link to read about bladder reconstruction surgery which is changing lives....

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Stories and Experiences

Peter Tomlinson: Moving On, Moving Forward

Peter Tomlinson: Moving On, Moving Forward

Peter Tomlinson has given talks to our PCSG members in Kidderminster and Pershore about his life and his own prostate cancer journey. In the first of two articles we chart his career to the time he moved to Ombersley. I interviewed Peter Tomlinson on a day when he had...

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