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UNITED WE RUN – BOLTON

UNITED WE RUN – BOLTON WOMEN leaders from across Bolton donned their trainers for a 2.5k walk and a 5k run through the town centre and Queens Park on Saturday, 6 January, aiming to inspire women in communities to embark on a journey towards a happier and healthier life. United We Run is a groundbreaking […]

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Running, mental health and me

By Rhian Bowden Physiotherapist Rhian Bowden shares her 3-decade relationship with running and why she believes everyone should run. Since my teens, running has always been a constant in my life. Something I can rely on to instantly make me feel good. My relationship with running has changed and evolved over 3 decades and I […]

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I am a mountain and down in the valley below is all that I’ve overcome

My Breast Cancer journey – By Irene Wilson  Part 4 I knew almost nothing of chemotherapy other than I was to have 3 months of Epirubicin and Cyclophosphamide (EC) followed by 3 months of Paclitaxel (EC-P), all delivered via the port in my chest. The oncologist arranged a heart scan to check I was strong […]

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I woke from surgery to hear the surgeon say he had removed the tumour along with 3 lymph nodes

By Irene Wilson  Part 3 – The Lakes to London challenge was ending what next? I woke from surgery to hear the surgeon say he had removed the tumour along with 3 lymph nodes which when analysed showed that the cancer had not spread, what a relief. I have had many general anaesthetics before, this […]

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