Is Bowelbabe still alive?
What cancer does Deborah James have? Deborah James (later Dame Deborah) was a deputy head teacher aged 35 when she found in 2016 that she had stage three bowel cancer. She turned her diagnosis into an “incredible force for good,” according to Genevieve Edwards, chief executive of Bowel Cancer UK, of which James was patron.
How much is the Bowelbabe fund? Dame Deborah James’ Bowelbabe fund surpasses £7 million day after her death. Dame Deborah James’ Bowelbabe fund has received a surge in donations, passing £7 million just a day after her family announced her death.
What did Deborah James do? She was an inspiration to so many people, and her impact will be felt for years to come. “A powerful writer, reporter and broadcaster, Deborah shone a light on the devastating impact of COVID on cancer care, and was a passionate advocate for the power of science and early diagnosis.