Posted 8 Jul 2021

Sarcoma awareness month 2021

The month of July is Sarcoma Awareness Month to raise awareness for the rare form of cancer.

Sarcomas are one of the more rare types of cancer that most commonly affect your arms, legs, and back of the abdomen. They can affect nearly any area of the body, this can be either outside or inside.

According to Sarcoma UK, each day there are approximately 15 people diagnosed with sarcoma. That means around 5,300 people every year in the UK are diagnosed with sarcoma.

About Sarcoma Awareness Month 2021 – tenth anniversary

Sarcoma UK and Sarcoma Trust joined in 2011 to become the new sole charity for sarcoma patients, carers, and relatives in the UK.

Fast forward 10 years and this incredible charity has given over £4.3 million invested in medical and scientific research. This astonishing sum has helped to support 2,500 people through their UK helpline, and sarcoma specialist centers.

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Life insurance can protect your family if you are diagnosed with sarcoma and you can get life cover after a sarcoma.

It is important to make sure that you have adequate protection for your family if you are diagnosed with cancer and after diagnosis. There are lots of different life insurance products, including critical illness cover, income protection, and health insurance.

Getting the right cover can be a great way to put your mind at ease and ensure that your family is properly protected.

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