Cancer experience forums

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  • General cancer discussions forum

    General cancer discussions forum

    If you’d like to talk about something that isn’t covered in our other groups, come here to start a discussion or to see other conversations. Other people may be hoping to talk about the same thing.
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    22 members
  • Ileostomy, colostomy and stoma support

    Ileostomy, colostomy and stoma support

    For people having an ileostomy or colostomy or living with or after a stoma. Support each other and discuss things like upper and lower bowel contents, bag recommendations, managing a stoma and foods to avoid.
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    799 members
  • In memory cancer forum

    In memory cancer forum

    This is a space for you to share memories about loved ones who have died, post tributes, and get support from others who understand.
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    75 members
  • Laughter is the best medicine

    Laughter is the best medicine

    A group for jokes, funny stories and light relief. We understand not everyone on the site is in the mood for humour, so we've made this a private group. You won't see posts from this group in your news feed unless you join.
    346 members
  • LGBTQ+ forum

    LGBTQ+ forum

    Come and join in if you identify as LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans*) or any other minority sexuality/gender identity. We welcome all who have been affected by cancer to share their experiences. Cancer doesn’t discriminate, neither do Macmillan.
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    160 members
  • Life after cancer forum

    Life after cancer forum

    This group is for cancer survivors and people who have finished treatment. It is a space to discuss things like the physical and emotional after effects of cancer, returning to work, or trying to move on with your life.
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    1298 members
  • Living with cancer outside the UK forum

    Living with cancer outside the UK forum

    The Macmillan team can only provide information about UK health services, but the Online Community welcomes members from all around the world. Share experiences and information about living with cancer in other countries here.
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    63 members
  • Living with incurable cancer forum - patients only

    Living with incurable cancer forum - patients only

    This group is specifically for people with an incurable or terminal diagnosis. Whether you need to talk about dying, or about making the most of your life, you can discuss your feelings openly here.
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    1114 members