When I go out on a Tuesday afternoon I go to spend time with some lovely people and have a chat, cup of tea and quite often we have CAKE.  How nice is that? The unusual bit about my social afternoon is the reason I am there, I am a volunteer and this group is run by a Cancer  Support Centre. Centres of this type are often set up by an individual who has suffered in some way relating to cancer and usually because there is not enough support outside the clinical environment. Typically a centre provides a community based…

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WOW!  This weeks cure for Arthritis is a molecule from a Parasitic worm! It seems to me every time I put the news on there is another announcement of a potential Arthritis cure, after 30 years of coping with this condition I now take absolutely no notice. After my initial diagnosis at 23 I was given the wonder drug of the time, which nearly killed me. What I have learnt over the years is every drug acts differently on each person, what works for you may not work on me, hence my extreme side effect of weight loss and fatigue…

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