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Coping With Treatments & Side Effects

Swap tips and learn from others on finding relief from treatment side effects, including aches & pains, hair loss, difficulty sleeping, nausea and many more.
 

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  • jay
    Aqueous Cream
    Hello to you all Both my sisters were diagnosed with breast cancer, both had tumours removed and …
    jay 60 views 2 comments Most recent by Sunshinedaff
  • PositiveLady10
    Letrozole side effects
    Has anybody else experienced severe itching while taking Letrozole. My arms especially at night are…
    Answered PositiveLady10 153 views 8 comments Most recent by Sunshinedaff
  • Ven62
    Off chemo
    Hi my name is Vanessa. Good morning everyone. I have Mf a blood cancer. I have been in chemo tablet…
    Ven62 84 views 17 comments Most recent by RobertA
  • [Deleted User]
    Hair changes after treatment?
    Working at Live Better With I've been lucky enough to meet lots of our community members, and one o…
    [Deleted User] 251 views 8 comments Most recent by LouiseJ
  • binty74
    Chemotherapy
    HELP! I recently started chemo again for the third time in six years. I was put on exactly the sa…
    binty74 112 views 2 comments Most recent by Sunshinedaff
  • Sunshinedaff
    More good news, very encouraging...
    On the news this morning..BBC.. Thinking of everyone today, recovering from surgery, going for anot…
    Sunshinedaff 84 views 6 comments Most recent by Sunshinedaff
  • Tvc
    Headache
    Hi since starting chemo ( just done 3rd session) I have had a constant headache. can anyone advise …
    Tvc 52 views 3 comments Most recent by Tvc
  • Grimmer69
    Secondary breast cancer
    Hi to everyone reading😁😁😁 I'm 47 and last October was, devastated to be diagnosed with secondary br…
    Answered Grimmer69 421 views 44 comments Most recent by JerseyBob
  • Rolly
    Eating with no stomach
    Hello All Got a question re eating after total gastrectomy. Had op three weeks ago. Eating still di…
    Rolly 67 views 6 comments Most recent by Sunshinedaff
  • spitfire
    Help
    Hello people had my 2nd chemo over a week ago and all seemed okay but now gone down with really bad…
    spitfire 121 views 1 comment Most recent by LouiseJ
  • diddydi68
    Pain in ribs
    I had a masectomy and a sentinel node removed 10 days ago and I feel like I have been kicked in the…
    diddydi68 76 views 1 comment Most recent by Sunshinedaff
  • Lisejs29
    Colorectal surgery
    i had a camera put up on Wednesday last week and was just wondering if anyone else had this done as…
    Lisejs29 73 views 0 comments Started by Lisejs29
  • Lisejs29
    Been quiet lately
    Sorry been very quiet on here lately , went into hospital yesterday to have a camera put up to see…
    Lisejs29 52 views 8 comments Most recent by Lisejs29
  • Oconnorm
    Weight gain
    I was diagnosed with stage 4bowel cancer last February had my chemo doing ok waiting for reversal …
    Oconnorm 51 views 2 comments Most recent by RobertA
  • Sheffield
    Skin care
    Hi , Can any one advice what skin care they are using for my side affects from EC chemotherapy or …
    Answered Sheffield 54 views 1 comment Most recent by LouiseJ
  • Mikes
    Bladder weakness
    I have been battling bowel cancer since 2016. November 2018 I was diagnosed with secondary lung and…
    Mikes 72 views 1 comment Most recent by RobertA
  • donnadee
    bladder cancer
    hi everyone im just wondering if theres anyone on whos had bladder cancer and has a urostomy bag j…
    donnadee 32 views 0 comments Started by donnadee
  • Karmaguy3
    Hello
    Hi, I’m a new member, just wanted to say hi and tell you a little about myself, I’m 55, 18 months a…
    Karmaguy3 121 views 6 comments Most recent by Karmaguy3
  • Til
    Fury face
    My hair is growing back, really happy specially on my head.My face is sprouting too,which I am not …
    Answered Til 53 views 1 comment Most recent by LouiseJ
  • Selina2010
    Controllable canever!
    Hi my name is Selina and I’m August 2018 I was diagnosed with my worst fear. I was back and forward…
    Selina2010 223 views 27 comments Most recent by jacksprat_x1
  • Cheryl
    Can anyone give me any info re using turmeric or cbd to help with chemo symptoms?
    My husband has been diagnosed with cancer. He has a tumour at the junction of his stomach and oesop…
    Answered Cheryl 121 views 2 comments Most recent by Cheryl
  • Lighterzz
    Cannabis oil
    Hey guys I'm new to this forum and I was told on 4th April I have bowel cancer wasnt to worried as …
    Lighterzz 93 views 2 comments Most recent by Lighterzz
  • vlas61
    How to improve my gut health
    My name is Vlasta Komac I was diagnosed with Multyple Myaloma a year ago spent most of the time i…
    Answered vlas61 44 views 1 comment Most recent by LouiseJ
  • Blanka_C
    GIVEAWAY!!! Win a pair of Confitex leakproof underwear, worth £29.99!
    Hello Everyone! We know frequent urination can be a troublesome and inconvenient side effect of can…
    Closed Blanka_C 317 views 3 comments Most recent by MarieK
  • Sam
    Immunotherapy for small cell lung cancer
    I have been receiving immunotherapy treatments and had my first CAT scan today to see how my cancer…
    Sam 102 views 6 comments Most recent by Sunshinedaff
  • JulieR
    Primetime Study
    Hello all, I'm new to this site and the cancer journey. I have been offered the chance to join the …
    JulieR 44 views 6 comments Most recent by LouiseJ
  • Candyfloss
    Lung cancer
    I'm due to have half my lung removed tomorrow anybody else had this done how was it for you.
    Candyfloss 72 views 2 comments Most recent by Kenzie123
  • fifi67
    Sentinel node biopsy pain
    Hello! I am a 51 year female recently diagnosed with invasive breast cancer but thankfully early st…
    fifi67 153 views 5 comments Most recent by GrannyMosh
  • Val02
    New to group
    Hi, I’ve only just joined the group, was diagnosed with small cell lung cancer in may 2018 & ha…
    Val02 53 views 1 comment Most recent by LouiseJ
  • JoGo
    Nausea
    Hi I was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer 3 months ago. I am on Cape (oral chemo) but find na…
    JoGo 52 views 1 comment Most recent by LouiseJ