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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,As some of you may know, before I became an online Cancer Support Specialist, I was in a similar role in Maggie’s Oxford. We would ofte...

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    Hello I have this morning, removed a recent conversation thread, at the request of the member who posted it, who felt  (following moderation o...

  • I am British but live in Penang in Malaysia with my husband (who has cancer).  Medical facilities here are very good but we sure could do with...

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  • Hello, Im new to the site, 56, diagnosed with multiple myeloma last week and started radiotherapy, chemo, steroids and a thalidomide treatment alre...

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    Hello everyone,I’m sitting looking out of my window as I type, there’s snow on the ground, it’s -3 degrees, and it got me thinkin...

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  • I am really low right now as the side effects of Tamoxifen are making me feel like an old woman.  When I get up in the morning I have pro...

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  • Hi Am new to this so please bear with me. Am interested in hearing from people who have been affected by cervical cancer. I was diagnosed with CC...

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  • There has never ever been anyone to speak to, i must be doing it all wrong but surely there is someone i  can say hello to Have just had 2nd...

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    I was diagnosed with Prostate cancer june 2009 , did the  usual, laughed , cried , hormones , 3 weeks Radio , One flew over the cuck...

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  • Hi everyone. I hope you all had the best Christmas you could and New Year brings you health and happiness. I have been on steroids a year now - Pre...

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  • I personally would like to say a very BIG thank you to the absolutely brilliant Maggie's on line team and would like to wish them all a Very Merry ...

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  • My lovely mum passed away on the 4th December. It still hasn't sunk in even though I was with her still the end. :'( Amanda x

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    Hello all,...Well, I've just tied myself in knots putting the Christmas tree up, as usual some tree light bulbs have gone...the cats are already ey...

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  • Hi there, just recently diagnosed with follicular cancer.  I have had a thyroidectomy and am now in the midst of deciding whether I go along w...

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  • Hi i am new to the realms of cancer.  I was diagnosed with breast cancer in Oct this year.  I start radiotherapy in January and have star...

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  • Hi All As a new member, here is a potted history.  Whilst suffering from severe anxiety/depression in Jan 2012 (poor buisness, family illness...

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  • My mum was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer that had spread to her bones at the beginning of September 2012. She has lost a huge amount of weigh...

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    It is with enormous sadness that I write to let  you all know that Jude  Stenger  died last week  Many of you will have read J...

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  • Hi Folks, The Autumn is here and soon it will be winter and the flu and pneumonia season. Please don't forget your flu injections and a pneumonia...

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      Do you want to know about breast cancer, signs and symptoms, risk factors and screening? Perhaps you or a family member has been diagnosed ...

  • What is the latest on progress with Maggies in Aberdeen?

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  • I would just like to wish my wonderful husband Stephen a very Happy 50th Birthday today. Beverley x

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    Hello  - we are always interested in your comments  and suggestions about the online centre  however this month there is additional ...

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  • Hi my name is Brian, Hope you are all well/ within yourselves, One question I would like to put out there to you all, when you phone the Docto...

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  • Re: HI GUYS. I really look forward to reading all your stories and the great support you give to all the new members. I'm back in hospital having m...

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    Hello we are experiencing some problems with reading and sending personal messages at the moment. The techies are aware and are working hard to fi...

  • Hi there, invisible friends at Maggie´s. I have just joined the Maggie´s Online Centre and the re-starting group for carers/partners of...

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    Hello A reminder that our new carers group starts on Thursday 20th Sept.  The group will include some themed sessions as well as others  ...

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  • My oldest and very bestest friend's husband is dying of cancer. he has weeks, now not months. She is coping with a huge amount - supporting hi...

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  • Started by magpiemike on 22 September 2012 at 07:09 My brother sent me this interesting article. I was going to bin it as I am not really a fo...

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