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Questions to ask your doctor

Questions to ask your doctor

Being diagnosed with cancer comes as an almighty shock; and there’s nothing that can prepare you for that moment. Being blindsided this way - with your emotions and brain going into overdrive and stress levels rising - may make it hard for you to take in information. ...

New report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer

New report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer

“Cancer death rates continue to decline” states the welcoming news from the latest Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer. ...

Dangerous, bizarre and downright indecent – fundraising ideas to avoid!

Dangerous, bizarre and downright indecent – fundraising ideas to avoid!

They say that money makes the world go round. Well, it might not be the only thing, but it can help in many situations – especially when it comes to fighting diseases like cancer. ...

8 great reasons to start a cancer blog

8 great reasons to start a cancer blog

When you’re fighting cancer, you’re not just battling a disease; you’re having to process a lot of emotions, too. One really effective way to help get your thoughts straight is to write them down. Some people choose to keep them private, in a diary; others want to share their experiences publicly, by starting a blog....

Cancer… Why me?

Cancer… Why me?

When you’re diagnosed with cancer, it’s natural to wonder ‘why me?’ Is there something wrong with my body? Did I do anything to cause this?...

Sex on Chemo

Sex on Chemo

Cancer is a game-changer, in so many ways; from your eating and sleeping habits, to your energy levels and general wellbeing. Some of these changes are accompanied by a lot of information and literature from medical staff – others are less documented. ...