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Fight Cancer


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The story of cancer today is a very hopeful one - our ability to fight the disease is better than ever before.
In the first of a six-part series, co-presenters Martyn Lewis and Lynne Perrie set out to challenge the prevailing negative attitudes that surround cancer.
Also in the programme, pianist Russ Conway , television star Barbara Kelly and 'green goddess' Diana Moran describe their own experiences of cancer and talk about their hopes for the future.
Film cameraman ASHLEY ROWE
A PROSPECT PICTURES production for BBCtv
0 HEALTH: page 99


Unknown: Martyn Lewis
Unknown: Lynne Perrie
Pianist: Russ Conway
Unknown: Barbara Kelly
Unknown: Diana Moran
Unknown: Ashley Rowe
Director: Richard Trayler Smith
Producer: Sarah Brewster

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