Welcome to the OGCancerNI Winter Newsletter!

Early Diagnosis is Key #CatchItEarly

Oesophageal cancer like many other cancers does not discriminate between age or sex and knowing and recognising the signs and symptoms are crucial to early diagnosis.  If you suffer from any of the following symptoms for longer than 3 weeks you should consult your doctor.

  • Persistent Indigestion
  • Difficulty swallowing or food sticking
  • Heartburn acid reflux
  • Hiccupping that wont go away
  • Unexplained weight loss.

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OGCancerNI Trustee questions Health Minister on new encompass system

Across Health and Social Care, staff use lots of different systems which cannot, or cannot easily, communicate with each other. Many of these systems are old, outdated, and require replacement....

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OGCancerNI help fund Specialist CNS training

OGCancerNI recently helped fund a specialist training event hosted by UGI CNSs to help train their community colleagues, caring for OG patients in community settings. The aim of the event...

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My Oesophageal Cancer Journey

My Oesphoegeal Cancer Journey!

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