Everyone’s experience of breast cancer is different, but there are a lot of brilliant breast cancer blogs out there covering the issues you are facing – here are five of our favourites to get you started.
Since the launch of our ‘bucket list’ campaign in September, we’ve met with party leaders, our campaign was raised in Parliament and 600 of you sent messages to the Health Ministers of England, Scotland and Wales.
Lots of GPs (local doctors) run flu vaccination clinics from early Autumn. The vaccine is offered free to people who are more at risk of catching flu or of having more serious complications from it. This includes anyone with a weakened immune system because of cancer or treatment for cancer.
We often talk to callers on our Support Line and get questions through our Ask the Nurse email service about the side effects of treatment. One of these is peripheral neuropathy. This means damage to the peripheral nerves. Peripheral nerves send messages to and from the brain and the spinal cord (the central nervous system) to the rest of the body.