September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. In the UK and Ireland, around five children are diagnosed with cancer each week. Currently, cancer remains the number one cause of death by disease for children. Sadly, around 230 children die from cancer each year.
Although the cure rates for childhood cancers are much higher than for most adult cancers, for some types of childhood cancer cure rates and lower and less progress has been made. This means that further research is urgently needed.
There are many ways that you can help to raise awareness. Click the link here to get involved and help to beat childhood cancer: https://bit.ly/3mWwvkL