STRENGTH IN NUMBERS

Strength in Numbers dedicated to my late mother Kay

Woman killed by cervical cancer aged 23 was refused a smear test because she was under 25 – Please sign the petition

A young woman who died of cervical cancer just weeks before Christmas has ensured all her family have a gift to open on Christmas Day. Sorcha Glenn was aged 22 when she was diagnosed with cervical cancer in September 2013. Her family were told her cancer was terminal on October 7 2014 – and she died just 17 days later in her boyfriend’s arms.  Sorcha, from Derry in Ireland, loved the festive period and began buying her gifts while receiving treatment in hospital. She finished her Christmas shopping before she passed away in her boyfriend’s arms.

Click on the link to read more

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/beautiful-young-woman-killed-cervical-4782612

“An early smear can literally save the life of a young woman as it is a preventable disease as are all cancers if caught in the very early stages. 

More than 25,000 people have already signed the e-petition Sorcha’s family have set up in her name. Please click on the link to sign the petition, thank you.

http://epetitions.direct.gov.uk/petitions/71455

Sorcha-Glenn

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