Information and support

If you or someone close to you has been diagnosed with cancer, you’re not alone. Find out what to expect, get information, practical advice and support, hear from experts and read about other people’s experiences.

About cancer

About cancer

About cancer

A cancer doctor explains how cancer develops, how it can be treated and what might happen.

About our cancer information videos

A cancer doctor explains how cancer develops, how it can be treated and what might happen.

About our cancer information videos

What is cancer?

Cancer is a disease of our cells. Sometimes cells go wrong and become abnormal. These cancer cells keep dividing to make more and more abnormal cells.