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“It’s important for women to have an option.” – Margaret

“It’s important for women to have an option.” – Margaret

I was diagnosed with breast cancer in September 2020, after finding a small lump under my arm. I had the lump surgically remove, only to find a lymph node showing cancer cells. My initial response to the diagnosis was of course: “How long will I live, and what will I go through?”...

How to tell your children you’ve been diagnosed with cancer

How to tell your children you’ve been diagnosed with cancer

Breaking the news and having conversations about cancer with any loved one can be challenging, but telling your children that you’ve been diagnosed with cancer can be especially difficult....

How to discuss your cancer diagnosis with your boss and work colleagues

How to discuss your cancer diagnosis with your boss and work colleagues

Discussing your cancer diagnosis with anyone is difficult, but many people find it particularly challenging breaking the news to their boss and work colleagues. ...

How to tell your family you’ve been diagnosed with cancer

How to tell your family you’ve been diagnosed with cancer

Being diagnosed with cancer is a heart-stopping moment, the shock is enough to send anyone into an emotional tailspin and it may take a while to sink in....