LEAFLETS

Below are a selection of handy PDF’s that we have put together to give you more information and help on the various topics. Just click the image and a PDF will open in a new window.

BE CLEAR ON CANCER

OGCancerNI – Signs & Symptoms

HANDOUT CARDS

Restaurant and Toilet cards asking for a small portion of food or easy access to a toilet due to a medical condition are available.

For more information on our restaurant cards please email Info@OGCancerNI

NICE GUIDELINES

Quality Standards (QS176)

TIPS AND ADVICE

How to swallow pills

FORMS

Application for funding

What is Oesophago-Gastric Cancer?

Oesophageal cancer is cancer of the gullet and gastric cancer is cancer of the stomach. Combined, they are medically known as oesophago-gastric (OG) cancer. The oesophagus (more commonly known as the gullet or food pipe) is the long tube that carries food from the throat to the stomach. In Northern Ireland in 2016, a total of 226 people were diagnosed with oesophageal (gullet) cancer. In the same year, 214 people were newly diagnosed with gastric (stomach) cancer.

Latest News

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Strategic Framework for Health and Social Care in NI
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Strategic Framework for Health and Social Care in NI

A Strategic Framework has been put together to plot the way forward to rebuilding HSC services after COVID19. Read the full document here

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Spring 2020 Newsletter
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Spring 2020 Newsletter

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Move More NI
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Move More NI

Move More Northern Ireland aims to ensure that people living with cancer understand the importance of an active lifestyle.

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