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  • New Book ‘Music is Medicine’ Released to Help People Going Through Medical Treatment

    Orchid Ambassador John Osborne, has published a book to help people who are undergoing medical treatment through music. Having been diagnosed with penile cancer in early 2016, John realised that specially chosen pieces of music can have a positive effect on people who are going through complex medical procedures. John said, “As a musician I […]

  • #CheckYourPockets for Orchid this #Giving Tuesday

    Tuesday 29th November is #GivingTuesday, the day to dig deep and #CheckYourPockets for any unusual lumps and bumps! We want you to put your hand in your pocket for any coins, notes and cards you might find and to have a route around to check for any unusual bumps or lumps that you might be […]

  • Penile Cancer Z-card

    Orchid launches new penile cancer awareness campaign #indenial

    New research carried out by Orchid reveals that only 6% of adults in the UK would recognise one of the most common signs of penile cancer.  Furthermore over 72% of adults were likely to confuse the signs or penile cancer with a sexually transmitted disease. This is despite cases of the disease increasing in recent […]

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