Cancer

The 4th of February was World Cancer day, a young 38 year old man lost his fight to cancer; two very good reasons to cover the topic of cancer. Cancer effects approximately 360,000 people in the UK, 1 in 13 have lung cancer and out of that 79% were preventable. Lung cancer or lung carcinoma Continue reading Cancer

Move it…

A common effect of COPD (Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) is muscle waste, there are many factors which contribute to the ‘wasting away of muscles’ it normally occurs in the larger skeletal muscular systems. I will give you an example of how one can find themselves in a vicious cycle: Due to breathlessness from exertions one Continue reading Move it…