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  • Blog Post: Physical activity webchat transcript

    Earlier this month, we held a live webchat all about physical activity and cancer. Matt Corder from the Active Luton project, who works with cancer patients to help them become more active, joined us live in the chatroom to answer your questions. Staying as active as you can manage during and after...
  • Blog Post: Priscilla’s walking tour of Vauxhall

    For people living with or after cancer, walking is one of the easiest ways to get moving again – it’s free, you can do it almost anywhere, and you can built up your level of activity gently. That’s why Macmillan has teamed up with the Ramblers to run Walking for Health – a...
  • Blog Post: Get active, feel good: guest bloggers wanted to trial our new DVD

    This summer, Macmillan will be releasing a new exercise DVD in partnership with Boots, and we’re looking for guest bloggers to test them out for us and let the Community know what they think. We’re working with Boots to spread the word that physical activity can be great for people...
  • Blog Post: Guest blog: ClareC Moves More – part 8

    ClareC is a community member who’s blogging for us about the challenges of getting back into physical activity while living with cancer. Wet Hare Finally, a short blog! This last week has been getting used to new commutes, new jobs and not really getting myself to that “next level”...
  • Blog Post: Guest blog: ClareC Moves More – part 4

    ClareC is a community member who’s blogging for us about the challenges of getting back into physical activity while living with cancer. Avon Valley Footpath sign on Wednesday evening A week on and I expected to see and feel a difference…hmm patience was never my strong point. I...
  • Blog Post: Guest blog: JuliaF Moves More – part 8

    JuliaF is a community member who’s blogging for us about the challenges of getting back into physical activity after cancer treatment. I’ve gone and booked a last minute holiday – right in the middle of this mission to get fit! I go on Wednesday to Kos and there’s good...
  • Blog Post: Guest blog: JuliaF Moves More – part 7

    JuliaF is a community member who’s blogging for us about the challenges of getting back into physical activity after cancer treatment. I am late, sorry. That is par for the course for me. Too much to do in too little time. I find, post cancer, that everything seems to take longer, I...
  • Blog Post: Making healthier lifestyle choices in 2014

    Community members often say that being diagnosed with cancer motivated them to make healthier choices, and the start of a new year is a time when many of us start to think about doing just that. Small changes can make a big difference to how you feel, and can help you cope with your symptoms and side...
  • Blog Post: Guest blog: JuliaF Moves More – part 4

    JuliaF is a community member who’s blogging for us about the challenges of getting back into physical activity after cancer treatment. I like the Move More package that Macmillan has sent me – it is a guide with a diary in which you set goals, and green smiley faces to stick into...
  • Blog Post: Move More!

    To celebrate our Move More campaign next week, we’ll be bringing you a host of events including a web chat with physiotherapist Dr Karen Robb . Karen is a Macmillan physiotherapist and expert in cancer and rehabilitation and will be in the chat room on Wednesday 10th August from 1:30pm to 2:30pm...