Category: Living with cancer

Disability Benefits 4: The variability of cancer related difficulties

31 October 2019
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All three disability benefits can struggle a little with the sheer variability of the kind of effects that cancer and its treatments can bring. In this part we look at  how all three “disability benefits” - AA, DLA and PIP - deal with this "variability"  during the day, between days and across very different staps in that year or so after...

  • Managing symptoms and side effects
  • Living with cancer
  • Finance and benefits

Finding accurate cancer information

28 August 2019
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If you’re seeking cancer information, you may already have realised how much is out there. For example, I’ve just googled the word ‘cancer’ – and the search shows me that ‘About 1,760,000,000 results (0.57 seconds)’ are available.

Finding out accurate cancer information, from a bewildering array of sources, can add stress to an already...

  • Talking about cancer
  • Living with cancer
  • Newly diagnosed
  • Managing practically
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