March 2010 April 2010 May 2010 June 2010 July 2010
August 2010
September 2010 October 2010
November 2010
December 2010
January 2011
February 2011 March 2011 April 2011 May 2011 June 2011 July 2011 August 2011 September 2011 October 2011 November 2011 December 2011 January 2012 February 2012 March 2012 April 2012 May 2012 June 2012 July 2012 August 2012 September 2012 October 2012 November 2012 December 2012 January 2013 February 2013 March 2013 April 2013 May 2013 June 2013 July 2013 August 2013 September 2013 October 2013 November 2013 December 2013 January 2014 February 2014 March 2014 April 2014 May 2014 June 2014 July 2014 August 2014 September 2014 October 2014 November 2014 December 2014 January 2015 February 2015 March 2015 April 2015 May 2015 June 2015 July 2015 August 2015 September 2015 October 2015 November 2015 December 2015 January 2016 February 2016 March 2016 April 2016 May 2016 June 2016 July 2016 August 2016 September 2016 October 2016 November 2016 December 2016 January 2017 February 2017 March 2017 April 2017 May 2017 June 2017 July 2017 August 2017 September 2017 October 2017 November 2017 December 2017 January 2018 February 2018 March 2018 April 2018 May 2018 June 2018 July 2018 August 2018 September 2018 October 2018 November 2018 December 2018 January 2019 February 2019 March 2019 April 2019 May 2019 June 2019 July 2019 August 2019 September 2019 October 2019 November 2019 December 2019 January 2020 February 2020 March 2020 April 2020 May 2020 June 2020 July 2020 August 2020 September 2020 October 2020 November 2020 December 2020 January 2021 February 2021 March 2021 April 2021 May 2021 June 2021 July 2021 August 2021 September 2021 October 2021 November 2021 December 2021 January 2022 February 2022 March 2022 April 2022 May 2022 June 2022 July 2022 August 2022 September 2022 October 2022 November 2022 December 2022 January 2023 February 2023 March 2023 April 2023 May 2023 June 2023 July 2023 August 2023 September 2023 October 2023 November 2023 December 2023 January 2024 February 2024 March 2024 April 2024
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
News Every Day |

Mum loses end of her nose after doctors dismiss ‘infected spot’ only for her DENTIST to discover cancer

A mum was forced to have a chunk of her face cut off despite doctors insisting it was just a ‘spot’ – as her dentist spotted cancer on the end of her nose.

Sarah Jones visited the doctors in 2020 following concerns the blemish at the end of her nose was not healing.

Kennedy News
Sarah Jones had a chunk of her nose cut off after her dentist spotted cancer[/caption]
Kennedy News
She was told the mark was an ‘infected spot’ and was given a course of antibiotics[/caption]

The 52-year-old was told the mark was an ‘infected spot’ and was given a course of antibiotics.

However, the suspicious-looking spot did not change – leaving Sarah puzzled as to why the blemish would not heal.

It was only during a routine dentist appointment in 2021 that Sarah was told by her dentist that the mark actually looked like skin cancer, which was later confirmed by doctors.

The Slimming World consultant underwent a surgery to remove the skin cancer from her face – but was left with a three centimetre dent in her nose after the operation.

The mum-of-one, who lives in Swarcliffe, Leeds, admits to using sunbeds “two or three times a week” during her younger years – and now warns others to steer clear of tanning beds after her cancer diagnosis.

Sarah said: “I’ve always had really bad skin but I had a little dry patch on the end of my nose that would bleed and just wouldn’t heal. I couldn’t cover it up with makeup.

“I didn’t think anything of it but then during lockdown, it would scab up then bleed, and then it would disappear then it would come back.

“It just didn’t heal. I phoned the doctor and they weren’t doing face-to-face appointments then so I sent her a photo and she said it was a spot that was infected and prescribed me some antibiotics.

“It was actually my dentist who then said ‘we need to talk about the patch on your nose. I think it’s skin cancer’.

“Dentists see your face close up and they’re trained to look at things. At the time my dentist was doing video calls with the doctor and they said straight away we think it’s skin cancer.

“I was horrified. I sat there and cried. You start thinking ‘am I going to die?’. You just start thinking about the worst-case scenarios. It’s really scary when you hear the words ‘cancer’.”

Sarah said she’d used sun protection her entire life due to her lighter skin tone – but admits to visiting tanning salons in her younger years.

Sarah said: “Being ginger I’ve always used skin protection. But I did use skin beds in my late 20s and early 30s. I went on about twice a week for two or three years. I liked the way I looked with a tan. And they helped clear up my skin.

“I used to go on a couple of times a week but I followed what I thought was safe. But looking at research now, even one sunbed can double your chance of getting skin cancer. And it’s something which is completely preventable. I hadn’t used sunbeds for 20 years.”

I feel a lot of regret for going on the sunbeds

Sarah Jones

Sarah was given the all-clear after undergoing an operation to remove the skin cancer on her nose at Chapel Allerton Hospital in Leeds.

But the mum said she’s been left with a “visible dent” on her nose – and says she no longer recognises herself in the mirror.

Sarah said: “Now there’s a very visible dent in my nose. It’s very misshapen. The actual place they took it from wasn’t that big, it was just the scar afterwards. And the scar came open and we had to wait for it to heal.

“My nose is a completely different shape and it changes how your face looks. I don’t recognise myself when I look in the mirror. I’m very mindful of it.

“I am self-conscious of people looking at it. Even when we didn’t need to wear facemasks, I kept it on because I was very aware of it.”

Sarah said her skin cancer battle has made her “regretful” of her sunbed use and urges others to stick to fake tan.

Sarah said: “I feel a lot of regret for going on the sunbeds. I would never let my daughter go on them. I wish I had never gone on them now.

“Now I’m constantly worried if something is an age spot or cancer. It’s changed my life. Cancers can come back.

“I’ll never go near a sunbed ever again. And when I go out in the sun, everything’s covered up. I always say to people – anything that looks suspicious, get it checked out. Stay away from the sunbeds, just use fake tan,  it’s so much safer.”

Kennedy News
She underwent a surgery to remove the skin cancer from her face[/caption]
Kennedy News
Sarah visited the doctors after concerns the blemish at the end of her nose was not healing[/caption]

Reg flags of cancer you must look for and act upon

THERE are more than 200 types of cancer, each with its own set of symptoms.

A cough lasting three weeks or more is a key sign of lung cancer – the most common cancer in the UK.

Changes to bowel habits lasting more than three weeks, such as diarrhoea, constipation, blood when you poo, or needing to go more often, are signs of bowel cancer, the second most common form of the disease.

There are also common symptoms that can be “red flags” of many forms of cancer, and should always be checked.

They include:

  • Weight loss for no obvious reason.
  • Pain that is persistent and unexplained, whether it be dull and consistent, or sharp and brief.
  • Any lumps, bumps or swellings, such as in the neck, armpit, stomach, groin, chest, breast or testicle.
  • Fatigue that makes you feel tired all the time and generally lacking in energy.
  • Night sweats that are very heavy or a fever that can’t be explained.
  • Changes to the skin, such as puckering on the breast, moles that have changed, very itchy or yellow skin.
  • Unexplained bleeding from the bottom or vagina, or blood in urine, semen, stool, vomit or when coughing.
Москва

Малолетние диверсанты в русском тылу. Задержанная банда призналась, как вербует подростков в РФ

The Masters 2024 prize money: How much does Green Jacket winner take home from Augusta National?

Nvidia employees are getting richer with a 'special Jensen grant' that boosts their stock awards by 25%

Premier League icon beats big-earning poker pro to £42,000 pot as he keeps low profile at table in hoodie and sunglasses

Couple who won Come Dine With Me posed as customs officers to steal drugs as part of scam

Ria.city






Read also

Collin Morikawa: Scottie Scheffler “doesn’t scare me” in Masters final pairing

Woman dead after bus hits group outside Hawaii cruise ship terminal

Soldier who killed lover not repentant Boko Haram terrorist — Army

News, articles, comments, with a minute-by-minute update, now on Today24.pro

News Every Day

Couple who won Come Dine With Me posed as customs officers to steal drugs as part of scam

Today24.pro — latest news 24/7. You can add your news instantly now — here


News Every Day

The Masters 2024 prize money: How much does Green Jacket winner take home from Augusta National?



Sports today


Новости тенниса
Юлия Путинцева

Юлия Путинцева выразила отношение к выступлениям за сборную Казахстана



Спорт в России и мире
Москва

"Динамо" проиграло третью игру подряд в РПЛ



All sports news today





Sports in Russia today

Москва

"Бог был прав": "Спартак" уволил Абаскаля


Новости России

Game News

In this strategy city builder you'll grow your capital through 2,500 years of history


Russian.city


Москва

«Справилась»: Московский зоопарк показал, как панда Катюша сама добывает бамбук


Губернаторы России
Алла Пугачёва

Вырезанный из советского эфира клип Пугачевой выложили в Сеть


СК: в Приморье поезд насмерть сбил мотоциклиста

Подключение системы теплого пола в Москве и Московской области

Замена полотенцесушителя в Москве и Московской области

Названы самые популярные направления для отпуска туляков этим летом


Певица Натали Орли: как научиться правильно дышать

Певица Наталья Которева презентовала новую песню «Ты - мой мужчина»

Рэпкор от Басты: Rabochiy Gorodok - Lombard

В Латвии возмутились ценами на концерт Галкина*: даже у Стинга дешевле


Кубок Билли Джин Кинг-2024: нет Рыбакиной – нет финала

Любимые брюки Аны Иванович и Елены Джокович

WTA вынесла вердикт Рыбакиной в противостоянии со Швентек и Соболенко

Джокович признался, что отпраздновал победу в стиле Медведева



5 ЛЕТ НА СТРАЖЕ ВЕРНОСТИ!

Установка посудомоечной машины в вашем районе Москвы и Московской области

Кредиты оказались чисто женскими // По делу о хищении средств Промсвязьбанка судят лишь предполагаемых исполнителей

"Предстоящая встреча Путина и Пашиняна может стать переломным моментом в российско-армянских отношениях": Михаил Александров


Собянин: За год на МЦД-3 появилось 19 новых поездов «Иволга 3.0»

К ДНЮ ВЕЛИКОЙ ПОБЕДЫ !!! Военная проза русского вологодского писателя Андрея Малышева

В Новгородской области стартовала фольклорная экспедиция нацпроекта «Культура»

Белгородские дети, прибывшие в Подмосковье, посетили с экскурсией ВДНХ


Сельскохозяйственный маневр Путина разозлил американских и австралийских фермеров

"Известия": россиянам предлагают выдавать сертификаты на газификацию домов

Мэр Красноярска откровенно рассказал о проблемах города в редакции NGS24.RU

Небензя заявил, что заседание СБ ООН по удару Ирана является парадом лицемерия



Путин в России и мире






Персональные новости Russian.city
Анастасия Волочкова

Жена бывшего Волочковой похвасталась фигурой на последних месяцах беременности



News Every Day

The Masters 2024: Rory McIlroy feels he can still win at Augusta National despite swing ‘feeling horrific’ in round two




Friends of Today24

Музыкальные новости

Персональные новости