Losing your hair due to cancer treatment can be difficult. There’s support to help you.
Order our booklet with advice and tips about coping with hair loss. You can also get information about treatments that might cause hair loss, and more about the emotional effects.
Find out why some treatments might cause hair loss, ways to cope, and how to look after your hair and scalp.
When Paul's wife Sharmane was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma, he had a fundraising idea which recognised those who lose their hair through treatment.
What's happening near you? Find out about support groups, where to get information and how to get involved with Macmillan where you are.
Read Aoife's post about the rights of people affected by cancer in the work place. She explains how the law can help job applicants, employees and the self-employed.
Share experiences and advice on practical issues when living with cancer, such as money, work, benefits, travel insurance, transport, food and drink, organising support at home, or getting specialist equipment.
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