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Masonic Charities Foundation Awards Public Vote

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We at PROSTaid are delighted to announce that in the Masonic Charities Foundation Awards public vote, we came second in the Leicestershire and Rutland area and will receive the magnificent amount of £15,000. A huge thank you to everyone who voted for us, we could not have done it without you!!  Norman Bell.

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‘Halifax Man’ runs for ‘PROSTaid’ Charity.

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  At a recent Half Marathon held at Silverstone Raceway Kettering man Wayne Tideswell ran for ‘PROSTaid’. Although the morning started cold and foggy the weather cleared by midday and the sun was shining for the start of the race. ‘PROSTaid’ is a locally based Charity that raises money every year to cover the cost […]

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Rotary Club of Northampton Becket Donation

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At Becket’s Breakfast Meeting today President Mike presented Alistair Ferguson Northampton Committee Chair of with a Cheque for £600 from funds raised by Santa and his Rotary Helpers at Rothersthorpe Services over Christmas.  Alistair explained how the money would be used to fund a Palliative Care Nurse, Lucy Baker who is based at Cynthia Spencer […]

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Rotary Club of Loughborough Santa Fun Run

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PROSTaid supported the Rotary Club of Loughborough Santa Fun Run, with many teams entering under the PROSTaid banner. These included teams fro First Bus Leicester, Tarmac, PROSTaid and Leicester College. Click on the image below to see the start.

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Hormone Treatment & Osteoporosis

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Hormone treatment causes osteoporosis and ultimately SREs and worse. Why are advanced prostate cancer patients told about this? Many don’t find out until something major breaks and it is too late. This could so easily and cheaply be avoided by prescribing bisphononates to help keep the skeleton strong. Click on the image to read the […]

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