#SaturdaySpotlight: The Scarlet & Bedruthan Hotel & Spa

We asked the beautiful Stephanie Crosby, Spa Consultant at the Scarlet & Bedruthan to #Shineherlight on their journey of welcoming clients with #cancer to date: “Back in 2009 when we opened the Scarlet Spa, we were soon approached by people either with cancer or in remission wanting to receive some relaxing treatments. Being set up as a[…]

#SaturdaySpotlight: Lifehouse Spa & Hotel

Lifehouse is a contemporary, award-winning Spa Hotel nestled in the peaceful surroundings of English Heritage Listed Thorpe Hall Gardens, just over an hour from London by train and close to the pretty Essex coastal town of Frinton-on-Sea. Lifehouse were one of the first spa hotels in the UK to not only welcome clients with cancer[…]

Working alongside the NHS – I wasn’t expecting that…

Taken from an article written for LinkedIn Pulse with permission to share from Jennifer Young My first major involvement with the NHS was when my middle daughter was in utero. My first daughter was delivered by section and I wanted a home birth next time around. I did the research, I knew the concerns and I went into[…]

Many cancer patients are being denied opportunities to experience this beneficial intervention…

The benefits of massage for cancer patients are well known to many healthcare professionals and their patients. For many years cancer care providers, including the NHS, have offered complementary therapy, such as massage, to patients as part of their supportive care programmes. Articles about the safety of massage for cancer patients have been published (Corbin,[…]