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  Saliva Tests: A New Frontier in Prostate Cancer Detection

07 June 2024

Recent research highlights a breakthrough in prostate cancer screening: at-home saliva tests. According to a new study by the Institute of Cancer Research, London, and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, these tests are more effective at identifying men at higher risk of prostate cancer than the traditional PSA blood tests. Understanding the Saliva Test Advantage …



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  Celebrating GFCT’s Prostate Screening Partnership with North Wales Police

05 June 2024

The Graham Fulford Charitable Trust recently received recognition from North Wales Police for our successful partnership promoting prostate cancer screening. This collaboration was celebrated at Mold Police Station on May 30th, highlighting the critical importance of early detection in safeguarding men’s health. Since 2019, GFCT has been working with North Wales Police to offer PSA …



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  We have hit 3,000 known cancers identified as a result of our testing!

24 May 2024

🌟 A huge milestone for us: 3,000 cancers identified through our health testing together with our partners! Since 2004, TGFCT has been involved in testing over 132,000 men. As a result of this testing, 3,000 individuals (the majority with no symptoms) discovered diagnoses that could save their lives. The true impact of our testing is even …



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  GFCT in partnership with Prostate Cancer Research for screening push

15 May 2024

We are pleased to be partnering with Prostate Cancer Research to work on making the case for a prostate cancer screening programme in the UK: https://www.prostate-cancer-research.org.uk/pcr-partners-with-gfct-in-screening-push/ Prostate Cancer Research is a charity dedicated to funding research aimed at preventing, diagnosing, and treating prostate cancer. They focus on innovative scientific research to improve outcomes and quality of …



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  GFCT participates in the Prostate Screening Conference

22 April 2024

The CHAPS, TACKLE and MASONIC Prostate Screening conference took place in April. The event in London was attended by the Graham Fulford Charitable Trust’s founder Graham Fulford, trustee Susan Hart and Scott Minto, who has recently become an ambassador for GFCT.



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  Thank you Warwick Rotary Club

21 April 2024

Earlier this month, we were delighted to receive a generous donation from Warwick Rotary Club. Thank you! As we are a non-profit charity, donations go a long way in making it possible for us to carry on delivering prostate cancer tests for men across the UK.



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  The Graham Fulford Charitable Trust presented with The King’s Award for Voluntary Service

17 April 2024

We were honoured to be awarded on behalf of all our volunteers at The Graham Fulford Charitable Trust the Kings Award for Voluntary Services for Prostate Awareness Testing in Warwickshire and throughout the UK. A wonderful day with the Lord Lieutenant of Warwickshire and our wonderful volunteers. We were honoured on behalf of all our …



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  Prostate Cancer Tsunami Coming, Experts Caution

17 April 2024

An ‘inevitable’ global surge in prostate cancer is coming, with a worldwide doubling of cases to 2.9 million and an 85% increase in deaths to nearly 700,000 by the year 2040, the Lancet Commission on Prostate Cancer warned this week. Read more: Prostate Cancer Tsunami Coming, Experts Caution



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  Knowledge Empowers

09 April 2024

We’re delighted to announce we now have a supply of the above very useful booklet prepared by one of our partners Pcaso, which is a prostate cancer sufferers support group covering Sussex, Hampshire and Dorset on the south coast. Whilst there are a lot of very useful publications produced by the likes of PCUK, this …



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  Sign a petition to make prostate cancer screening a national priority

30 March 2024

Enough is enough. UK charity Prostate Cancer Research have launched a nationwide petition calling on major political parties to include a commitment to prostate cancer screening in their manifestos. Every year over 13,000 men die of prostate cancer – that’s one every 40 minutes. This is a national tragedy. But it doesn’t need to be this way. If …



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  Launch of My Health Tests

01 July 2022

We have now launched the new My Health Tests online platform in conjunction with our developers at Empresa Limited and will be running a number of pilot events during July to help prove and trial the booking and results services. This platform has been developed with a number of supporting charities and organisations to help improve the approach to organising and running health testing events across the country. The aim is to run as many of these events as we can in as many areas as possible, working with many organisations and charities to help increase the awareness and accessibility of health testing for men and women aged 40 years and over.


If you would be interested to find out more about what we are doing and what is going on in relation to PSA and health testing then please contact us.

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