Coping

Advice to help you cope with the emotional, relationship or health issues you might face during and after treatment.

  • Your emotions

    Get help with the emotional issues you and your loved ones might face.

  • Maintaining a healthy lifestyle

    Get advice on eating healthily, keeping active, quitting smoking and managing weight loss or gain.

  • Side effects and symptoms

    Find out more about different symptoms and side effects and how you can cope with them.

  • Changes to appearance and body image

    Some cancer treatments can change the way your body looks, works or feels. Find tips and information for feeling more like you.

  • Talking about cancer

    It can be hard to talk about cancer. Find ways to make it easier.

  • Advanced cancer

    Get help with treatment decisions associated with advanced cancer, and find ways to cope with symptoms, side effects, and emotional impacts.

  • At the end of life

    We can help you find practical and emotional support at the end of life and through bereavement.

  • Getting support

    Find out more about our free support line, Macmillan nurses, information services and support groups near you.

  • Complementary therapies

    Read about different therapies that some people find helpful.

Back to Brain tumours

Understanding brain tumours

and how they develop

Diagnosing

symptoms, causes and risk factors of brain tumours

Organising

the practical, work and financial side

Treating

brain tumours and what to expect

Types of brain tumour

and how they can affect the brain

Resources and publications

to order, download and print