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I need to be shielded from this government

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

As a cancer patient whose treatment was stopped due to Covid-19, Phil Cosker was told on Friday by the NHS that he was in need of shielding, but by Monday the government had decided it was no longer necessary I was diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer on 25 January and have been self-isolating since the start of the pandemic. I had one session of chemotherapy before we halted that treatment because of the risk of having a wrecked immune system in the face of Covid-19. Since then, I've been having oral treatment organised through the excellent Nottingham University city hospital's...
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