Leaving Lockdown

This week marked a full year since the UK entered the first lockdown. As we excitedly rang in the new decade, celebrating the arrival of 2020 with fireworks and parties, we couldn’t possibly have imagined what was in store for us all. We hurried home from education...

Guest Blog: The Age Issues Within Cancer by Chris Lewis

Until I had experienced cancer personally I had very little idea of the psychological and emotional issues that would engulf me both during and after my diagnosis. Once I started doing my support work I realise how these were so different for each age group. Initially...

Guest Blog: Sharing by Thomas Green

Is it possible to share your experience with other people? Can they really understand what having cancer means to you? Do other parents know what it is to have a child ill with cancer? Do clinicians understand their patients? Maybe not completely, however people are...

Guest Post: Body Image by Thomas Green

Recovery from my cancers was amazing. It was wonderful. I had had the drugs, the physical pain, the emotional anguish and anything else cancer could throw at me! I was ready to get on with living my life. However, with all the good stuff came some bad too. It was not...