A MUM-of-two was diagnosed with lung cancer after threatening to complain about GPs who had seen her 20 times.
Catherine Cook, of Suffolk, was told her cancer was stage three, and had eaten away at her ribs, "like a caterpillar".
She first realised something was wrong in February 2012, when
A businesswoman and mum who saw GPs 20 times - and was only sent to hospital after she threatened to complain - discovered she had stage three lung cancer which had eaten away her ribs like "a caterpillar."
Catherine Cook, 55, from Suffolk was then told that
A mum lost her battle with cancer three days after Coronation Street star Shayne Ward made her dying wish come true.
Sheila Turner was visited by the X Factor winner on Friday.
He kissed and hugged her, prompting tears of joy from the mum-of-three, Manchester Evening News
Former Celebrity Big Brother star James Whale has revealed his heartbreak as his wife of nearly 50 years is dying from lung cancer.
The TALKradio host has spoken out about his agony just 12 weeks after his wife's terminal diagnosis.
Melinda, 68, has been told she only has months to
Former Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell has called for more cash to be handed to the NHS after her cancer was missed four times.
Leah, 53, was diagnosed with incurable lung cancer 17 months ago after her abdomen became swollen.
The actress who played Zoe Tate in the ITV soap, claimed
Hull is the smoking capital of England, new government figures reveal.
Nearly one in four adults in the city currently smoke, according to the latest GP Patient Survey, with 24% of people over the age of 18 classifying themselves as either occasional or regular smokers.
It means Hull tops the
Temperatures hit 38 degrees celsius this week in Kumasi, the city in which Akwasi Frimpong began his journey to become one of the unlikeliest of Winter Olympians.
Next week, with the thermometers plunging far below zero in Pyeongchang the 31-year-old Frimpong will become Africa's first male skeleton athlete to
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FORMER Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell says she owes most of her strength to her fans after being diagnosed with terminal lung cancer.
The ex soap star said the support she has received has been "like a medicine you can't bottle" as she opened up to Lorraine Kelly on her
Larry King’s representative confirmed that the longtime TV and radio host recently underwent treatment for lung cancer.
King, 83, was found to have stage 1 Adenocarcinoma during a routine chest examination, his rep told CNN. The cancer is a type of non-small cell lung cancer, which makes up 80
A MAN who was feared to have cancer actually had a toy traffic cone stuck in his lung 40 years after he inhaled it.
The unnamed 47-year-old, from Preston, had been referred to a respiratory clinic after complaining of being unwell and coughing up yellow mucus for a year.
A DRUG denied to AA Gill on the NHS has been approved for patients suffering the same cancer the restaurant critic died from.
Gill was 62 when he lost his cancer battle in December.
The Sunday Times journalist revealed he was suffering from the “full English” of cancers - lung
She wants to show that 'when you have cancer you won't necessarily look ill on the outside'
Emmerdale's Leah Bracknell has shared a moving poem on Facebook [GoFundMe]
Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell has shared a moving poem on Facebook, 10 months after she was tragically diagnosed with lung cancer.
Revealing her sad battle with the illness, the star insisted she remained optimistic for the future after several kindhearted fans donated more than £62k