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As well as sharing experiences with our friendly online community, registered members are able to contact our experienced online team. The Centre is staffed during office hours and the online team aim to reply within 24 hours.

Psychologists and experts from other Maggie's Centres and partner organisations also facilitate some group and individual sessions.

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Topic 'Today I am feeling' - managing emotions

Share how you are feeling and swap tips for managing stress with other members and the online team

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  • Hello seems to be the only word i can say without any emotions. my partner was diagnosed feb 2016 with lung cancer that had already spread to his l...

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  • My mum was diagnosed in February with a grade 4 glioblastoma (very aggressive brain tumour that is incurable) and I don't know what to do to help n...

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  • A week has gone by since my wife passed away and today I don't feel anything. Not sad, not weepy, not tired. Nothing! It feels very strange.

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  • Lost mum on 24th May, so still in early stages of grief but also having to deal with my dad who is in respite for dementia - looking at care homes ...

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  • I will be having a lumpectomy in two weeks followed by radiotherapy.  I have been taking letrozole to shrink the tumour and I do not need a ma...

    3 Comments
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    I am trying to avoid mentioning the other C word  before Decemebr however  there are signs appearing in shops and in the media.  It ...

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  • Struggling with my image and seeing close friends even though I'm fully aware they won't judge me. But sitting there fiddling with my scarf or wig ...

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  • Hello my mum has had a portal vein embolization 6 weeks ago with the hope of an operation to take away the bile duct / gallbladder cancer she has ...

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  • I have been on Arimidex for nearly 3 years after stage 3 breast cancer and have been coping with most of the side effects quite well. Lately though...

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    We still have a couple of places remaining in our next Living with less stress  7 week online course starting on Monday 7th March. The live s...

  • Having had my final chemotherapy session on Thursday I have found my affect effects (this week) to be more severe than any of my previous ones! ...

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  • Just joined, first post.  I have Splenic Marginal Zone Lymphoma and am currently on watch and wait after a splenectomy Dec 2011.  My husb...

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    Good morning everyone, Just a reminder that SusieQ and I are running our next Food For Thought on Wednesday 24th February at 12.30. This month we ...

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  • Can't explain properly but.here  it goes lost my partner 2 months ago .... feeling hurt lost lonely angry sad depressed  it goes on and o...

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  • Hello my friends, first time on here, I have secondary bowel cancer, incurable. I am coming up for my fourth cycle of chemo. I have two beautiful t...

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  • Today I had the meeting I have been waiting for. In many ways I have come away very positive for the future despite them confirming that bowel canc...

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  • My Soulmate Alison was cruelly taken from me & my 2 sons on the 20th January 2016 She was first diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer back last February &...

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  • 6 weeks ago my wife was diagnosed with grade3 cancer in the womb,she has since had a hysterectomy are now waiting on results how do you overcome th...

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  • Hi i am new here and was diagnosed with grade 1 (they think but that could easily change i suppose) endometrial cancer. I've been pencilled in for ...

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    The return to work, busy schedules,hospital appointments (and all they bring) alongside feeling pressure to fulfil new year resolutions  can b...

  • Hello, their my first visit to this site and would really appreciate anyone's advise. I was diagnosed with invasive lobular breast cancer 5 days ag...

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    Hi everyone, Stress and cancer seem to go together like a toxic sandwich, with the person in the middle having many pressures going on. It could b...

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  • Hi, this is my first visit to the site and my first post. I was diagnosed with Primary Breast Cancer in Feb and have undergone chemotherapy, lumpe...

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    Whether you have been diagnosed with cancer or you are supporting someone else you may find it helpful to learn more about different ways to manage...

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    Are you feeling overwhelmed or perhaps finding it difficult to manage  the thoughts and worries and uncertainties in your life ? Whether you ...

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    Are you  feeling overwhelmed, stressed  or anxious ? if so you may be interested in finding out more about managing stress. We have a fe...

  • Hi Spent yesterday at the hospital with my sister who has a whole host of medical conditions including primary brain tumour (all in my blog ?). An...

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  • Hi this is my 1st time online. I was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer in both lungs in Dec 2013 ha ing been "cancer free" for 16 years. ...

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  • My partner of 32 years underwent a mastectomy two years ago. I thought it was the worst time of my life. About four months ago, my partner had a ba...

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  • Really struggling, my head is full of questions, worries, doubts ... my husband has decided that he doesnt want to stay in our marriage - as I am n...

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