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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 Maggie’s works with many partners to research different aspects of cancer care.  One of our research partners from Loughborou...

  • Hi All, I had a double mastectomy in February, have had chemo and am now doing the radiotherapy bit. I had quite a few problems after the surgery ...

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  • Hi I am staying on ward 1b Beatson Cancer centre centre I think, from tomorrow Monday 10 th Sept for 5 days then ever two weeks Mon to Fri untill D...

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  • Hello there, I've been on tamoxifen for about 6 months now and have just started to get bad migraines with nausea as well as frequent cramp i...

  • I couldnt think what to put as the title and didn't want to just say hello but anyway hello! I am a newbie to this community but not to having bee...

  • I'm doing the 10 mile Macmillan charity walk on Saturday the 8th at Clumber park near Worksop. Anyone else going to be there? I will be easy to spo...

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    Hello just a reminder that two of our monthly networking groups are running this week our Haematology networking group  is Tuesday 10.45...

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    Hello just to let you know I am now back from my summer holidays - I look forward to meeting the members who have joined whilst I was away and also...

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  • I start my chemo tomorrow at the Beatson cancer centre in Glasgow. I am having an initial dose of BCNU and Cytarabine. Then up to 8 sessions of hig...

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  • Just to wish Diane a very happy birthday today. Love and best wishes Diane. Lv Beverley xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx PS enjoy your birthday cake.

  • Just to wish Diane a very happy birthday today. Love and best wishes Diane. Lv Beverley xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx PS enjoy your birthday cake.

  • I am new to this site and wonder if anyone can give advice about how they stay strong when your Mum is braving terminal cancer.  I am finding ...

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  • Hi all, This is my first post on this site. Following a biopsy on a lump that was located in the right hand side of my groin (inguinal glands), I...

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  • Hi All, I am just writing to wish GOOD LUCK and best wishes and loads of hugs to our very good Maggie's friend Summer who under goes major surgery...

  • Hi. I have just been told that I have lymphoma. They have found it in my eyes and am awaitint to see the heamatology/ cancer specialists to decide ...

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  • Hi my name is elaine and I recently discovered a breast lump. I am fortunate enough that it was found early and I don't need chemo but am to have...

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    Some of you have asked for  a space on the site where you can talk openly about facing the uncertainty of Incurable disease without worrying a...

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  • Hi All, Has anyone ever had any trouble at hospitals with appointments and what consultants actually tell you as a patient? I myself was told a f...

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  • Just saying hello to get me started as I am not sure how this works....but I really hope it does...dont know where to turn and would be good to tal...

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  • I met Rachel on a trek in southern Turkey. She and her partner were the only people I'd met that day and I asked her what she did. She counselled t...

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    Sorry to anyone who has reqested to join one of our online support groups in the last few days.  We have just discovered that not all requests...

  • I so admire H for never giving up on anything he strives to achieve. H is about to do his climb again next week and I so admire him for the courage...

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    If you are interested in finding out more about clinical trials you are very welcome to join in our live chat between 1 and 2pm this afternoon. Th...

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    Hello Just to let everyone know about the first open chat session we are running: Cancer clinical trials: Wednesday 11th July from 1pm to 2pm Ma...

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      Sorry that some of you are finding the online centre is running slowly today.  Please bear with us and we hope to have everything ...

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    Hello We are always keen to let as many people as possible know about the emotional, practical and social support that Maggie's offers to people a...

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  • Dear Friends The main Maggie's homepage is currently carrying a feature about "Tuesdays", the documentary film inspired by the lives and activitie...

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  • I had neck and throat cancer 2.5 yeras ago and survived. Then 1 year ago they thought it might be back on my tongue (the last time i posted) luckel...

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    I have just found out that a friend of mine margret gordon has sadly passed away, we had many chat's and she was a a smashing lady... feel so sad a...

  • I would like to wish H a very HAPPY BIRTHDAY for June 16th. Many Happy Returns. Lv Beverley x

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