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  • 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 bloggers wanted to try a local walking group

    To celebrate our Walking for Health scheme, we’re looking for guest bloggers to try out an organised walk in their area, and then let the Community know how it went. Walking is one of the easiest ways to get more active. It’s free, you can do it almost anywhere and you can start with...
  • 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: Guest blog: Doodlecat tests the Get Active, Feel Good DVD

    Community member Doodlecat has been testing out our brand new exercise to music DVD. She shares her experience of how the DVD helped her increase her activity levels. The Get Active, Feel Good exercise DVD is a low-level exercise to music programme designed for people living with or after cancer...
  • Blog Post: Guest blog: JuliaF’s Move More finale

    JuliaF is a community member who’s blogging for us about the challenges of getting back into physical activity after cancer treatment. Well, this is it. All over but not all over in the same breath. Blogging finishes today but exercise continues into the future. This final week...
  • Blog Post: Guest blog: ClareC’s Move More round-up

    ClareC is a community member who’s blogging for us about the challenges of getting back into physical activity while living with cancer. As one challenge finishes, the next one begins. The biggest eye opener in all this “challenge” is quite how easy it is to do nothing...
  • Blog Post: Guest blog: JuliaF Moves More – part 10

    JuliaF is a community member who’s blogging for us about the challenges of getting back into physical activity after cancer treatment. Klingons on the starboard bow! These last ten days have been filled with exercise and excess eating with the result that I am fitter (cheer) and fatter...
  • Blog Post: Guest blog: ClareC Moves More – part 14

    ClareC is a community member who’s blogging for us about the challenges of getting back into physical activity while living with cancer. Photo taken close to Borough Market, London – a poignant message? So this week...REALLY tough...I have had to take it easy! And I have! So...
  • Blog Post: Guest blog: ClareC Moves More – part 13

    ClareC is a community member who’s blogging for us about the challenges of getting back into physical activity while living with cancer. Jubilee flags blowing in the wind. I have been sailing…a beautiful wooden boat on calm seas with favourable winds, glorious sunshine…then...
  • Blog Post: Guest blog: JuliaF Moves More – part 9

    JuliaF is a community member who’s blogging for us about the challenges of getting back into physical activity after cancer treatment. I knew I was going to hit a blip with exercise at some point during this 12 weeks and it seems it is now. As you know, holidays beckoned, came and...