Ask Caroline, a Macmillan Nurse working with people who have Leukaemia, Myelodysplasia...
A support group for anyone affected by leukaemia to come together, share experiences...
Hi, im feeling really rubbish today.
Just fed up with being so tired and being in pain, i have no family to talk to so feeling very lonely aswell.
Hi cubby, welcome to this little corner of the Online Community but sorry to see you are having a hard time.
I don't have CML but I have lived with a rare type of Non Hodgkin's Lymphoma for 20 years..... so do understand the fatigue and pain.
It would be good to tell the folks who drop in past from time to time a little about your story including any treatments you have had or are on.
You could post something into your profile as this really helps others when answering. It also means that you don't have to keep repeating yourself. To do this click on your username and then select 'Edit Profile'. You can amend it at any time and if you're not sure what to write you can take a look at mine profile by clicking on my username.
I was surrounded with family and friends so do feel for you having to deal with yourself.
You may find our various Macmillan Support Line Services on 0808 808 00 00 to be very helpful even if all you want to do is talk with friendly person that can help in lots of ways.
Check to see if you have any Local Macmillan Support Groups in your area or a Maggie’s Centre as these folks are amazing.
We also have our ‘Ask an Expert’ section but please allow a few days to get an reply.
Keep posting as we are here to help out as best as we can.
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