Early 2018, Ruth Strauss, wife of Sir Andrew Strauss the former England cricket captain, was diagnosed with an incurable lung cancer that affects non-smokers. Ruth died on December 29th 2018; she was 46 years old and mother to two children, then aged 10 and 13.
In her memory, Sir Andrew has launched The Ruth Strauss Foundation to:
Provide emotional support for families to prepare for the death of a parent
Raise awareness of the need for more research & collaboration in the fight against non-smoking lung cancers.
The Ruth Strauss Foundation was set up in memory of Sir Andrew Strauss’s wife, Ruth, who died in 2018 of non-smoking lung cancer. This is her story.
We will be in touch from time to time with news, updates & ways you can support our work, including opportunities to donate, volunteer and fundraise.
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