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It is our wedding anniversary today :) Six years ago we wondered if we dare look into the future and this song helped us both through chemo at a scary time.
Nearly everyone has a 'special song' - Feel free to add yours and make this an uplifting playlist for the 'tough days'
Roger Hodgson (ex supertramp) Give Me Love, Give Me Life!
Hugs, G n' J
GIVE ME LOVE, GIVE ME LIFEIt's feeling like it's time to ring the changesIt's feeling like it's time to be reborn'Cause here we go againProclaiming it's the endAnd reaching out for somethingTo bring it back againWe're living on a good fortuneWe're cheating all our friendsSo tell me, oh tell meNow where's it going to end.I hope it's not too late to see the dangerI'd really like to wake and see the dawn'Cause here we go againWe're trying to pretendWe're blaming one anotherFor what is ours to mendWe're fighting for the futureWe're ringing out the pastIt feels good, it feels goodBut is it going to last?Give me love,Give me love, give me joy, give me painGive me light, give me starting againGive me hope,Give me hope, give me sun, give me rainGet me up, get me dancing againGive me life,Give me life, give me high, give me lowGive me truth, give me something to knowGive me time,Give me time, give me room, give me ropeGive me sign, give me reason to hope'Cause everything is a turn up, turnaroundAnd everything is just upside, upside-downWell, everything is not like you'd like it to beEverything is a two-bit, two-bit townAnd everybody's just out to drag you downWell nothing is as you'd like it to beWell everything is a turn up, turnaroundAnd everything is just upside, upside-downWell nothing is as you'd like it to beAnd everything is a two-bit, two-bit townAnd everybody's just out to drag you downWell nothing is as you'd like it, like it to beI may not love you, but I can't stop thinking 'bout youGive me reason to hopeI see just what I want to seeJust what I want to beI can be anytime, anyplace, anywhereI go just where I want to goJust when I want to knowI can go anytime, anyplace, anywhereThings just ain't what they used to beAin't what they ought to beAin't what they've got to be, gonna be probablyThings just ain't gonna get to meAin't gonna bother meAin't gonna worry me, hurry me, let'em beGive me love,Give me love, give me joy, give me painGive me light, give me starting againGive me hope,Give me hope, give me sun, give me rainGet me up, get me dancing againGive me life,Give me life, give me high, give me lowGive me truth, give me something to knowGive me time,Give me time, give me room, give me ropeGive me sign, give me reason to hopeGIVE ME LIFE
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Congratulations, I didn’t really have a song but loved the words of yours
love and hugs Jenny xxx
Love and hugs Jenny xxx
“ We don’t know how strong we are, until being strong is the only choice we have.” xx
Happy by Pharrell Wiilliams was released when I was going through treatment first time around in 2013/4. It was always on the radio in the car when I was going to and from treatment and never failed to lift the spirits!!!
Happy Anniversary Dreamthief - here's to many more!!
Happy Anniversary to you both!
Happy Anniversary G and J
my somg was a new release when I was diagnosed Nov last year so was played copiously on the radio at the time.
Rita Ora “Anywhere”
its very catchy and it would help stop th tears when I was alone in the car ( worst thinking time). I’d sing top volume and dream of being anywhere else. It also made me plan away trips for end of treatment so something to look forward to.
and the freakiest coincidence was that it played on the radio again whilst I was receiving my last radiotherapy zap! I did cry then as just felt overwhelmed but all good!
Have a good weekend all
Not sure I have a specific song but one that makes me smile through this cr**py mess and seems fitting is "get back up again"
The other song which we have been hearing constantly lately is Jess Glynne, which has become my song for my mum. She always seems to come on when she is with me and is exactly how I feel for her. My amazing brave strong dad passed away the other day after a very short battle with this horrid disease. He was only in his early 60s and was so fit and well. They were married for such a long time, there is just a huge hole we can't fill. It still seems very unfair and am not enjoying 2018 much. Anyway, I'm rambling! These words are very fitting at the moment
P.s happy anniversary x
Rita Ora - Anywhere
My face looks better when I smile - so smile it is !
Hope my post worked !
I played the music from TROLLS at full blast the day before my MX ! Still had melt down but no one could hear my tears and swearing above the music and me dancing ( like a baby elephant) . I loved the film . For Mother’s day hubby brought me a POPPY CAKE to the hospital . Seems a little a life time ago ! Only this year . I still play this song loud when I’m home alone !!!p
Happy Anniversary xx
Happy anniversary George and Jackie! Great song, hadn't heard it for years!
Fight song came out after my treatment, it always reminds me of the time but in a good way
I am not medically qualified, please consult your doctor or undertake your own research.
This is me - from The Greatest Showman. 100% cheesy I know but ........ that's me.
Sung at the top of my voice, lid down on the car and tears rolling down my face. With youngest daughter at my side joining in - as she had begun her battle with her eating disorder. We battled together.
Tearing up now
And a massive Happy Anniversary
Life is like a boxing match, defeat is declared not when you fall ..... But when you refuse to stand up again ....... So, I get knocked down but I get up again. x
Thanks Dreamthief was being a computer illiterate earlier when trying to post it!!
My song is Candi Staton ...You got the Love
“ The only constant thing in life is change “
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