01752 792736
  The Chestnut Appeal for Men's Health, Level 6, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, PL6 8DH
chestnut.appeal@nhs.net
Good Luck Andy

Good Luck Andy

The 28th of April is a big day for some. It’s the day of the London Marathon and this year, for the first time ever, in our 20th year, we were lucky enough to be picked in the ballot for one charity spot.   Andy Birkett from BBC Spotlight took our place and is...
Adrian’s story

Adrian’s story

At the grand young age of 52, Adrian Holmes qualified for a free MOT (aka Men’s Well Being health check) from his local GP Surgery.  Adrian was a keen runner, golfer and cyclist and felt in really good health. Typical bloke, he didn’t actually feel the...
Jason’s story

Jason’s story

Jason shares his story as part of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. A drop in energy levels and a sense ‘that something wasn’t quite right” prompted Jason’s wife, Beth, to book him a GP’s appointment in early January 2018. The discovery of blood clots on Jason’s lungs...
Dennis’ Story

Dennis’ Story

In August 2016 Dennis attended a Well Man Clinic at his local GP Surgery.  Dennis asked if he could have a PSA test as a friend had recently been diagnosed with Prostate Cancer and being of a similar age thought he should get himself checked. Five days later Dennis...
Perry’s story

Perry’s story

In April 2015 Perry visited his Doctor after feeling a bit run down.  His GP gave him a PSA test and when the results came back Perry had a PSA level of 7 which for his age was slightly high. Perry was referred to Derriford Hospital for more tests including a prostate...

THE CHESTNUT APPEAL FOR MEN'S HEALTH LTD
Charity Number: 1087175

Tel: 01752 792736
Email: chestnut.appeal@nhs.net
The Chestnut Appeal for Prostate Cancer, Level 6,
Derriford Hospital, Plymouth PL6 8DH