Cancer

The Cancer section covers the work which Health Promotion is involved with in the topics of Cancer and the ‘Detect Cancer Early’ campaign.

NHS Western Isles Cancer Webpage
The NHS Western Isles Cancer webpage offers information on detecting cancer early and a range of links to local and national cancer support groups and cancer-related information.   To access simply click here.

Palliative Care Website

The Palliative Care website offers information on different aspects of palliative care with the aim of making it easier for people to access quality-assured information on palliative care. The Palliative Care zone is part of NHSInform, a website hosted by NHS24 and designed to provide members of the public with a single source of trusted health information. To access simply click here.

Cancer Information for Muslim Communities

A number of translated cancer awareness leaflets/information sheets for Muslim communities have recently been produced in Arabic, Urdu and Somali.  Feedback and suggestions from an oncologist, radiologist and other health professionals in the development of information leaflets has been incorporated.  To access the cancer awareness leaflets/information please click here.

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