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North East "worst region" for oesophageal cancer

A new TV advert from the Be Clear on Cancer campaign aims to highlight the symptoms of oesophageal and stomach cancers, which affect 750 people in the North East of England each year. The region has the highest rate of the diseases in the country.

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North East "worst region in the world" for oesophageal cancer

The North East of England has the highest rate of oesophageal and stomach cancer in the UK, and the UK has the highest rate of any country in the world. A new TV advert from the Be Clear on Cancer campaign aims to highlight symptoms of the diseases, which affect 750 people in the region every year.

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