It's summer and Sarcoma UK is back with inspirational stories from the sarcoma community. Meet Tracey Pahel, a determined grandmother setting her sights on joining a unique racing team, despite have elected to have her leg amputated; Andrew Sutton shares his tips on getting through chemotherapy, and news on our commitment to funding two PhD students.
This report gives a frank snapshot of what the current sarcoma landscape looks like in the UK, and reveals how sarcoma and a general lack of awareness around the cancer can have a devastating impact on both patients, their families and friends, from diagnosis through to treatment.
Sarcoma UK's GP sarcoma diagnostic toolkit contains simple yet effective tools outlining the signs and symptoms of sarcoma and guidance on how to refer patients to sarcoma specialist health services for diagnosis and treatment.
Demonstrating the value of Sarcoma UK’s work to supporters, clinicians, researchers or anyone affected by sarcoma is invaluable. This impact report for the 2018-19 year showcases the difference we’re making at Sarcoma UK through the research we fund, our policy work, our information respurces and the support we offer.