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Our experts below are here to help answer your questions. Check for which experts are available and click ‘ask a question’.
Bank holiday weekend

Our nurses and some experts won't be here over the bank holiday weekend (26th - 28th May) and it may take them a little longer to respond on their return.

If you have any urgent medical worries, please contact NHS 111 on 111 for England and Scotland, NHS Direct Wales on 0845 46 47 for Wales or NI direct for Northern Ireland. You can also contact your GP or go to A&E.

All the community groups are open 24/7 over the weekend to get peer support from others affected by cancer.

Current featured chats
  • Ask a nurse

    Do you have a question about cancer? Our Digital Nurse Ellen or one of our specialist nurses will try to respond within 2 working days.

  • Ask about stem cell & bone marrow transplants

    Jane is a haematology nurse with extensive experience in stem cell and bone marrow transplants. She also has experience in managing late side effects of transplants.

  • Ask about leukaemia

    Ask Caroline, a Macmillan Nurse working with people who have Leukaemia, Myelodysplasia and Myeloproliferative diseases. She will try to respond in 2 working days.

  • Ask about thyroid cancer

    Ask about hormone levels, iodine treatment or anything to do with thyroid cancer. Our nurse specialist Geri will try to respond within 2 working days.

  • Ask about radiotherapy

    Do you have any questions about radiotherapy treatment? Ask radiographer Charlotte and she'll try to respond in 2 working days.

  • Ask about sex (men's cancers)

    Lorraine is a nurse specialist and sex therapist and here to answer your questions about male sexual problems such as erectile dysfunction. She'll aim to reply within 2 working days.

  • Ask a physio

    Ask Hannah our Physiotherapist any questions about getting active during or after your cancer treatment. She will get back to you in 2 working days.

  • Ask a dentist

    Do you need advice on how to look after your mouth during cancer treatment? Or for help with the effects that treatment is having on your mouth? Ask our dentists Lynsey and Judith, and they'll respond in 2 working days.

  • Ask about testicular cancer

    Ask your questions to our Clinical Nurse Specialist Sue, who has lots of experience caring for people with testicular cancers and germ cell tumours. She'll try to reply in 2 working days.

  • Ask about skin cancer (closed)

    Wilma is a skin cancer specialist nurse, here to answer your questions about different types of skin cancer. She will try to respond within 2 working days.

  • Ask about bereavement support

    Ask Wendy, a Bereavement Support Practitioner and is here to answer your questions after you have been bereaved by cancer. She will try to respond in 2 working days.

  • Ask an anal cancer surgeon

    Do you have any questions about AIN 3 and anal cancer? Ask our expert Sanjaya and he'll get back to you in 2 working days.