Diagnosing cancer in its earlier stages often makes it easier to treat, meaning the chances of recovering are much better.
There are more than 200 different types of cancer with lots of different symptoms. Read more from Cancer Research here!
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Cancer Awareness in South Tyneside
If you have cancer, have had cancer in the past, are caring for someone with cancer, have a child or family member with cancer, or have been bereaved, you are welcome at Cancer Connections. Cancer Connections is a friendly "home from home", where you can feel safe and supported, knowing…
Cancer Awareness in Sunderland
Sunderland Breast Care Support Group
The group meets in the refectory of Sunderland Royal Hospital to encourage members who have breast care problems to share their experiences with others in the same or similar circumstances. Very informal talks by professionals and others. Please click here for more information.
Macmillan Welfare Benefits Service
Sunderland City Council’s Macmillan Welfare Benefits Service is working together with Macmillan Cancer Support to provide a dedicated service of benefits information, advice and assistance for people that are affected by cancer in Sunderland. Click here to access more information.
Macmillan Cancer Support Centre Sunderland
Macmillan Cancer Support Centre Sunderland offer free information and support services for anyone Affected by cancer. You may have cancer yourself, care for a friend or relative, work as a healthcare professional or simply Want to know more about cancer. Whatever your situation, you're welcome to drop in. Support services…