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  • Forum Post: Please take part: online study of wellbeing from internet forum use

    ‘Effects of expressing views, opinions and emotions in internet forums on wellbeing’ Please could you take part in a study exploring how expressing views, opinions and emotions in forums can affect wellbeing? This study is being conducted by researchers at Sheffield Hallam University. The...
  • Forum Post: Danish cancer association needs your help in online voting!

    Hello everyone, We are a local Danish cancer association, and we are currently participating in a nationwide entrepreneurship competition thrown by the Danish Broadcasting Corporation. We wish to transform an old building in an abandoned waterwork and use the stunning surrounding nature as a...
  • Forum Post: Feedback wanted on our patient information

    The Cancer Information Development team has launched an evaluation survey to help us ensure our information is as useful as possible for people affected by cancer. It focuses on these seven key titles: Understanding breast cancer Understanding lung cancer Understanding colon cancer Understanding...
  • Forum Post: Cancer patients and the feeling of 'Otherness'

    My name is Alex Reitemeier, I'm a psychology student at Nottingham Trent University doing some research into cancer. I want to find out if other people's reactions to a person's cancer shapes and changes their self-perception. I have emailed and received permission form the Macmillan...
  • Forum Post: CLOSED. research survey: personality and coping with a diagnosis of breast/prostate cancer

    The survey is now closed, thank you to those of you that participated or expressed an interest I am a student at the University of Buckingham conducting research on the relationship between coping strategies and personality in those diagnosed with breast or prostate cancer. I am using...
  • Forum Post: Lung Cancer Research Survey

    Hi everyone! My name is Darren and I am currently a Rehabilitation Psychology MSc student at the Institute of Work Health & Organisations, at the University of Nottingham, UK. My supervisor, Dr Neil Coulson, and I are looking to investigate how the membership engagement in online support groups...
  • Forum Post: Breast Cancer Research

    Hi everyone, My name is Prema Nirgude, and I am a PhD student at the Institute of Work, Health and Organisations, based at the University of Nottingham. As part of my research, I am conducting interviews with individuals who have been affected by breast cancer (whether you've been a patient yourself...
  • Forum Post: Magazine

    We’re a group of third year Journalism students from the University of Sheffield who are in the process of creating a magazine for our coursework. We want to aim our magazine at young women, possibly aged 18-30 that are affected by cancer. This would include both patients and the family/friends...
  • Blog Post: Want to get involved?

    Are you, like many of us, still looking back over last year thinking of things you want to change for 2012 – bodies, jobs, homes, outlook on life, etc? We are, and there’s only one thing we want to change, and that’s the lives of those living with cancer. We’re so eager...
  • Forum Post: Questions about ovarian cancer awareness...

    Hello everyone, I lost my grandma to ovarian cancer in January of this year and was devastated. When I had a look around, I couldn't find much information about ovarian cancer. With breast cancer awareness, for instance, there is a large media profile and their celebrity patrons are often...
  • Forum Post: Request for Lung Cancer Awareness Month

    Are you a woman with lung cancer? Or do you have a female relative with lung cancer? If so, and you’d like to help us raise awareness of this disease, please contact Alison Davies, case studies officer, at aldavies@macmillan.org.uk or 020 7 840 7806.
  • Forum Post: Healthy lifestyle study for people who have had bowel cancer

    Hello We are currently running a study for people who have had bowel cancer and finished treatment in the last 6 months to support them in getting back on track with healthy eating and physical activity. People who take part in the study are given feedback on their current diet and activity levels...
  • Forum Post: Essex - Media - Could you help local Macmillan office spread the word?

    At the local Macmillan fundraising office we've had a great meeting with a large local newspaper who are happy to help us spread the word about local support available for people living with cancer. They'll also talk about ways people can get involved and raise more money so that we can develop...
  • Forum Post: Call for participants, short films on how the internet/Macmillan Community has helped you during your cancer journey

    The idea: We are developing a documentary series for Macmillan for the internet that investigates how the internet and more specifically the online community support people on their cancer journey. The purpose of the project is to document how people affected by cancer, especially users of Macmillan's...
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