All kinds of vital, valuable medicines have been discovered in unexpected ways – so for our latest infographic, we’re bringing together some of the most fascinating, surprising, and spectacular discoveries.
Posts by Jon Ware
Lawrie in our Community Fundraising Team met up with transplant recipient Kitty and her Mum Kate at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017, where world-renowned clematis breeder Raymond Evison was launching a brand new cultivar, named ‘Clematis Kitty’, after this inspirational young woman who has battled Acute Promyelocytic Leukaemia (APML) for nearly six years.
For Volunteers Week, we’re sharing the story of Baiba – one of our amazing volunteers, who’s responsible for analysing our lifesaving spit kits as they come in from donors across the UK.
Warren is part of a very exclusive club – the two-time lifesavers who’ve given both a stem cell and a bone marrow donation. Here, he shares his story.
On 12th May 2015, Hayleigh (a community nurse working in Aberdeenshire) celebrated International Nurses Day with a difference – by donating her stem cells to a complete stranger. Today, in the run-up to International Nurses Day 2017, she’s sharing her amazing story.
When going through tough or challenging times, exercise can be a helpful way of supporting your mood, emotional wellbeing, and mental health. Our latest graphic offers some top tips: