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  • Blog Post: Benefits webchat, 30 April - transcript

    Last week, welfare rights advisers Ceri and Chris joined us in the chatroom to answer your questions about benefits for people affected by cancer and their carers. Here are all the questions and answers from the chat. The chat is now finished but you can still speak to a benefits adviser by calling...
  • Blog Post: Bowel, rectum and anal cancer webchat - transcript

    Last week we held a live webchat about bowel, rectum and anal cancer. Macmillan Support Line nurses Anne and John joined us in the chat room. They answered your questions on things like hereditary bowel cancer, bowel cancer screening, bowel problems, and diet. Here are all the questions and answers...
  • Blog Post: Benefits webchat 27 September - transcript

    Last week, we held a live webchat about benefits for people affected by cancer, with two advisers from our Welfare Rights Team, Sarah Presto and Caroline Payne. Money worries are the last thing you need when you’re facing the toughest fight of your life. However, many people who are diagnosed...
  • 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: Genetics and family history 2014 - webchat transcript

    Last week, Jennifer and Geri, Cancer Information Nurses from the Macmillan support line, joined us in the chat room to answer your questions about genetics and family history related to cancer. Topics included gene testing, cancer types that are common in a family, and fears about passing an increased...
  • Blog Post: Benefits webchat 27 February - transcript

    Last week, benefits advisers Sarah and Emily joined us in the chatroom to answer your questions about benefits and financial help for people affected by cancer. Topics covered included Severe Disability Premium, Personal Independence Payment, child benefit, pension credit, and how to decide whether...
  • Blog Post: Lung Cancer Awareness: Transcript

    Last week nurses Jane and Heidi were available live in our chat room to answer your questions about lung cancer. Thank you to those of you who came along and asked questions, for those who didn't the transcript is available here. Please send this to anyone who you think might find it useful, and...
  • Blog Post: Benefits webchat 13 December - transcript

    Last week, our Benefits Advisers Sarah Presto and Peter McLoughlin answered questions live in the chatroom about benefits for people affected by cancer. Sarah and Peter answered questions on subjects like travel costs, heating costs, Employment and Support Allowance and grants. Here are all the...
  • 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: Testicular cancer - webchat transcript

    Last week, we held a webchat about testicular cancer. Joining you in the chatroom to answer your questions were Ellen and Kathryn, who are nurses from the Macmillan Support Line. Topics included BEP chemotherapy, radiotherapy, testosterone replacement and life insurance. The chat is now finished...