Author Archives: markbendle

Low awareness of non-lump breast cancer

Low awareness of non-lump breast cancer

Public Health England has launched a nationwide ‘Be Clear on Cancer’ campaign aimed at women aged 70 and over to drive awareness of the risk of breast cancer amongst this age group and to increase the ...
Sing-a-long-a-surgery

Sing-a-long-a-surgery

Listening to music before, during and after an operation can help reduce pain and anxiety, according to a review. Researchers at Queen Mary University of London said the patients who had listened to m ...
Two New Models

Two New Models

You could be forgiven for thinking I should have included the name ‘Citroën’ in the title, but things are changing for the French manufacturer. Just as Toyota did with their Lexus brand, and less noti ...
The first television sitcoms

The first television sitcoms

Today there are very few programmes made for television that I would class as a ‘situation comedy’, but in the early days of domestic broadcasting they were a staple of family viewing. We were one of ...