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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 Friends and family

For anyone supporting someone else with cancer

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  • Hi all I was just wondering if you could help me, my mother was diagnosed with a tumor in the gulet 9 weeks ago today and I have not felt anything...

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  • Hello Maggie, I recently heard on TV that the London branch (i think) has a specialist that helps people with claiming either financial benefis or...

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  • Hi, My daughter was diagnosed with cancer age 9in 2006, she is now 14 and things going well on the cancer side of things. however last year she ha...

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  • Hi,  I've just found out a little about Maggies and wonder if it is a place to take my friend for some emotional and psychological support.&nb...

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  • Hi. Don't really know how to start.... still finding my feet. My mum has a brain tumour. A glioblastoma. She has had an operation and starts 6 week...

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  • Does anyone have any suggestions how i can get myself through my daughters wedding without my own mother being there, My younger daughter was alway...

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  • How can I help my internet friend?  I was diagnosed July 2008 with inflammatory breast cancer (an unusual one).  I felt the need to find ...

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  • This might seem like a daft question as I know it says everywhere that the Maggie's centres are for everyone affected by cancer, but is it really f...

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  • Hello I wondered if there is anyone who can help outline some symptoms of grief please? My mum died in January  this year and she was very v...

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  • Hi all, my firend has been diagnosed with testicular cancer, has had a testical removed and has under gone chemo therapy. They are judgung the next...

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  • my dad was diagnosed about a month and a half ago he has been attending the doctors complaining of throat problems for over two and a half years an...

  • Hi, My sister was diagnosed with secondary liver cancer just before Christmas. She lives quite a long way away, with her husband who is a complete...

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  • Hi, im maricel from Philippines,my sister had acute leukemia,and we're having a problem with the financial,because we're just only came from poor f...

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  • Hello, I am looking for some advice on caring for a family member with bowel cancer. My grandmother was diagnosed with bowel cancer several m...

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  • Hi, I am new to all this , how do you cope with the concern of other people. How do I help my husband to cope with my illnes? At the moment we are ...

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  • I'm not really sure what to put as I am new to this. My dad was diagnosed with bowel cancer 10weeks ago. He had major surgery to remove the tumour ...

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  • i have a friend who is poorly after her radiotherapy treatment and her family are suffering . they are not getting the help they need because it lo...

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  • Mostly feel fine... look fine... but scared I might burst into tears today, felt it on the bus, now sitting at the office. Think I'll just bury my...

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  • Hi It feels a bit odd coming on to something like this to talk about something so personal but i have reached a very very difficult patch and...

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    Please use these conversations if a family member or a friend has a cancer diagnosis to get support from others, or let people know how you are cop...

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  • My uncle was diagnosed last week with a secondary tumour in his neck on the corotted artery (not sure about the spelling) and the primary...

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  • It's the strangest thing.  I've just spoken to mum on the phone, she sounded really happy.  Has just spent the day getting treatment, and...

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  • This is my first time on this site. I lost my dad 3 years ago to lung cancer witch happened very fast. Then 2 years ago my mum was diagnosed with b...

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  • Hi...   My mother (a most wonderful figure in my life) has just been diagnosed, fairly late on.   This probably sounds self centred, bu...

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  • My name is JB and I'm from Albania. My mother has cancer and now she's going to have chimiotherapie for the second time. 18 months before she was d...

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  • Hello, I`m not sure if this is the right place to post. My husband has just been diagnosed with liver cancer which is also in his lungs. We have ju...

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