Advanced cancer

Coping with advanced cancer

Find out what support is available to help you cope with your emotions if you have advanced cancer.

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    Finding out you have advanced cancer

    Finding out you have advanced cancer can be overwhelming. Talking about your feelings can help you cope.

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    Decisions about treatment

    You may have lots of questions about your treatment options. You can talk to your doctors and nurses about these.

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    Controlling symptoms and side effects

    Talk to your doctor or nurse about any symptoms or side effects you are experiencing. They can make sure you get the right help.

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    Coping day to day with advanced cancer

    Coping with advanced cancer will have an impact on your day-to-day life, but help and support are available.

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    Who can help

    You can get care and support at home, in a hospital or in a hospice. This depends on your needs and preferences.