£9,774 was awarded to the James Paget University Hospital in spring 2009 to fund a nurse to provide pigmentation services to breast cancer patients. Following breast cancer surgery and breast reconstruction a new nipple/areola can be created using a procedure called micro-pigmentation. This involves cosmetic tattooing with coloured pigments and
Through our Centres, online and telephone-based support, we help local cancer patients and their family and friends to improve their quality of life, physical health, and mental wellbeing.
We fund vital, world-class research into cancer, right here in Norfolk. Since 1980 we’ve funded more than £12.5 million in research and equipment grants across the Norwich Research Park.
We have been investing in cancer diagnostic and treatment equipment since Big C began in 1980. The aim is to ensure the people of Norfolk have all the best treatments closer to home.
Learn about our interventional and presentational education programmes for the general public and healthcare professionals.