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  • Blog Post: Benefits webchat 26 June - transcript

    Last week, benefits advisers Sarah and Melvin joined us in the chatroom to answer your questions about benefits for people affected by cancer. Topics included changing from Disability Living Allowance to Personal Independence Payment, benefits for self-employed people, dealing with debt and housing...
  • Blog Post: Long-term effects of cancer treatment – webchat transcript

    Last week, we held a webchat about the long-term effects of cancer treatment. Lots of you joined us in the chatroom to ask your questions to nurse Allan and dietitian Jenny. Topics included pain, weight management, staying safe in the sun, and the emotional effects of cancer. The chat is now finished...
  • Blog Post: Skin cancer webchat, June 2014 - transcript

    Last week’s webchat was all about skin cancer. Nurses Carol and Anne joined us in the chatroom to answer your questions on all types of skin cancer, including basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and malignant melanoma. Topics included staying safe in the sun, new drug trials for melanoma...
  • Blog Post: Emotional effects of cancer – Facebook Q&A with Mind

    Last week, we held a question and answer session about the emotional effects of cancer over on the Macmillan Facebook page . Katherine, an Information Officer from the charity Mind, answered questions, along with Macmillan cancer information nurse John. Mind provides advice and support to empower...
  • Blog Post: The side effects of cancer treatment – webchat transcript

    Three experts recently joined us in the chatroom to answer your questions on the side effects of cancer treatment. Kate is a cancer information nurse from the Macmillan Support Line, Lizzie is a pharmacist and Lynne is a radiographer. They answered questions about the side effects of treatments such...
  • Blog Post: Benefits webchat 24 April – transcript

    Last week, benefits advisers Sarah and Ceri were in the chatroom answering your questions about benefits. Topics included, delays to PIP, benefits while working and on sick leave, and help with travel costs. All the questions and answers from the chat are below. The chat is now finished , but you...
  • Blog Post: Bowel cancer webchat 2014 – transcript

    Last week, cancer information nurses Anne and Kate were in the chatroom answering your questions about bowel cancer. Topics included hereditary bowel cancer, coping with changes to bowel habits, advanced bowel cancer, and fertility after bowel cancer treatment. Here are all the questions and answers...
  • Blog Post: Diet and cancer webchat transcript

    Dietitian Jenny and cancer information nurse Carol joined us in the chatroom for a recent chat about diet and cancer. They answered your questions on topics such as weight loss, taste and chewing problems, and how diet can impact on your risk of cancer. Here are all the questions and answers from...
  • Blog Post: Benefits webchat 27 March - transcript

    Last week, benefits advisers Sarah and Sinead were in the chatroom answering your questions about benefits. Topics included, delays to PIP, benefits for people with incurable cancer and help with travel costs and the cost of wigs. All the questions and answers from the chat are below. The chat...
  • Blog Post: Head & neck cancer webchat 2014 - transcript

    Last week's webchat was all about head and neck cancers . O ur experts were Allan, a cancer information nurse from the Macmillan Support Line, and Evelyn, a qualified dentist and a junior doctor who is training in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Head and neck cancers can include cancers in the...
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