Report: Cancer Patients Decry Deadly Delays and Cancellations Due to Focus on Covid

Report: Cancer Patients Decry Deadly Delays and Cancellations Due to Focus on Covid


Cancer patients in Britain report their lives are being cut short by delayed diagnoses and treatment pauses due to the “obsession” with COVID-19.

Sharing their stories with the Daily Mail, several patients facing dramatically shortened lifespans — many the parents of young children — said that ‘The NHS should be for everybody, not just Covid patients.”

“My prognosis is not good. I’ve likely got four months to a year left to live,” reported 42-year-old Beth Purvis, who said she had an operation to remove a tumour from her lung cancelled on just a week’s notice in March.

The mother-of-two said the she “burst into tears” when she received the “devastating” news that her operation had been cancelled.

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devastated, I just burst into tears. It is a critical operation because it could help buy me time.

“I will never know if that operation could have saved my life. It might have done.

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