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This is where you can find out about all the amazing things going on in the Online Community. It's where you'll find news about events and awareness months; ways to get involved with Macmillan and up-to-date campaigning news from Macmillan HQ.

Latest Entries
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    Win a copy of Sian Williams' 'Rise' biography

    Sian Williams, best known as a popular news journalist and anchor, has tackled a lot over the last few years - most recently, a breast cancer diagnosis. Now coming to terms with the after-effects of treatment and surgery, Sian wanted to share her words of wisdom with those who need them, leading to the publication of her new book, Rise . Described...
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    Guest post: Brave or mad - you decide!

    Freya is in her 50s and was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma in 2012. After six months of intensive chemotherapy she finished treatment and moved into remission. Last year she set herself a sporting challenge. "You're doing what?!" is how most people react when I tell them about Freyathlon . And then: "Are you brave or mad?"...
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    Book Club: The Royal Marsden Cancer Cookbook

    Welcome to Community Book Club Each week we will spotlight a book and excerpts from reviews from Macmillan's Book Club, so if you are looking for reading inspiration this is the place to come. Summer has arrived (although it may not feel like), so what better way to enjoy the sunshine (when we see it) than by dining al fresco. This week's...
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    Sian Williams 'Rise' Q&A

    Renowned as a much-loved and highly respected journalist and broadcaster with thirty years experience, Sian Williams has studied the impact of acute stress for many years, and is also a trained trauma assessor. In her new book, Rise , she explores the science of resilience and growth after trauma, offers advice from the experts, and learns from those...
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    We're looking for guest bloggers - want to be one?

    We like to keep the Community feeling fresh and new, and we think the best way to do this is by featuring stories written by our members. If you've got a story you want to share, feelings on how you're doing post-treatment, or have tips for those going through their own journey, we want to hear from you. Writing a guest post is a great way...