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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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  • Hello,   I am new to online Maggie's although I have been lucky enough to recieve their help at the Oxford Maggie's Centre. I am finding it ...

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  • Hello,  I've been treated for breast cancer, had my operation in January of this year and have just had my 5th out of 6 cycles of chemotherap...

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  • Hello I am experiencing joint problems with tamoxifen, particularly in my hands. I have read that the brand Nolvadex may affect the joints less th...

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    Well after a few months away, due to IT issues I am back online and busy catching up on all that has happened with the folks at maggies online....w...

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  • Today was the opening of Maggie's Newcastle and I was honoured to be invited . The moment I walked into the building an overwhelming calmness hit m...

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  • New to this so sorry if I'm a bit rubbish ! I am having a course of FEC-T for breast cancer prior to surgery.Now on part 2 of treatment I have rece...

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  • Hi. I am 40 and my mum who lives close by was diagnosed with secondary bone cancer 8 'months ago. She has become house bound and I basically do eve...

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  • Diagnosis over 4 weeks ago - new to this so apologies if posting all over the place - can't sleep as worrying about impending results of scans and ...

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    I was looking at various websites this morning, and was drawn to the headlines that today, May 8th, 2013, marks the first World Ovarian Cancer Day....

  • Hi all, Has anybody else had kidney stones whilst on the lovely Tamoxifen?? Never had a problem before but landed up at the emergency Dr on Saturd...

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    Hello everyone, Well the sun is out, and I think Spring may finally arrived...thank goodness. Robyn, myself and the Online Centre team are honing ...

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    As a former breast care nurse specialist, I like to keep my eye on scientific developments in breast cancer, particularly preventative measures. Ea...

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    If you are planning to join in our  online  chat    for parents with cancer on Wednesday1st May  then please make sure you...

  • Hi, I am so excited as I have just received and invitation to attend the opening of Maggie's new centre in Newcastle :) It looks like a beautiful...

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      Hello everyone, Cancer is universal, and the word ‘cancer’ in a family can cause anxiety and turmoil.  Just when you&rsqu...

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    Have you ever thought about joining an online support group? They provide a safe and confidential space for anyone affected by cancer. Online Suppo...

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    Hello everyone,Please can I say sorry on behalf of us all at Maggie’s Online Centre  for the problems some of you have been experiencing...

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    Hello apologies to anyone currently using the site we need to do some  essential maintenance  to banish those gremlins  - we will be...

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    Hello Unfortunately we have had to postpone todays session for parents with cancer due to technical difficulties we are experiencing with the onli...

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    Hello just to let you know we are having a few technical problems  which  is causing difficulty registering for some groups and sessions ...

  • linda hello everyone i have been hovering around this site lost i am new ish to cancer and newish to computer ,after a lumpectamy in feb i start ra...

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    Hello everyone,Robyn is on annual leave this week, and I’m holding the fort for a few days. As the week starts, may I draw your attention to ...

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  • Hi all, I finally saw an oncologist last week, only 7 weeks after my lumpectomy!! Anyway there is a new trial I've signed up for. They are looking...

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  • Hiya i was 47 years when diagnosed July 2011 Whipples surgery to try remove Discover cholongico carcinoma stage 3 Recurrance in pancreas April 201...

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  • Hello, I have just registered and would like to hear from anyone who has been/goes to Maggies Nottingham. I have never done anything like...

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    The Online Centre team will be packing their computers away for the Easter holidays  this afternoon and returning  on Tuesday 2nd April. ...

  • Hi All, I have just finished reading ' A Monster Calls' and it's really good. It's a young adults book but is all about a young boy whose Mum is d...

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  • My name is Mark and am 55 years old and live in North Lincolnshire. I was first diagnosed with Malignant Melanoma 13 5 years ago. I noticed an irre...

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  • hi rreally know what to say or do , i am sitting here listening to my once big stronge and lovable dad slowly dying but being very stubborn about l...

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  • I have just joined Maggie's On Line so very new to everything - a BIG HELLO to all. You will see, from my profile I have CLL, I live in Oxfordshire...

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