British Sign Language (BSL) videos

Watch BSL videos about being treated for and living with cancer.

Treatments

Radiotherapy playlist

This BSL playlist has four videos about radiotherapy, including an introduction, having radiotherapy, side effects, and helpful resources.

Chemotherapy playlist

This BSL playlist has four videos about chemotherapy, including an introduction, how chemotherapy is given, side effects, and how chemotherapy can affect your life.

Surgery playlist

This BSL playlist has three videos about surgery, including an introduction, having surgery, and your operation.

Living with cancer

Coping with hair loss

Bengu describes her experience of coping with hair loss due to cancer treatment.

How to get financial help

A welfare rights adviser explains the various forms of financial help that might be available to people affected by cancer.

Living with bowel cancer

Eileen describes her experience of living with colon cancer and how she recovered after surgery.

Living with advanced cancer

Amanda explains her experiences of living with advanced breast cancer.

Causes and risk factors

How diet can help reduce your risk of cancer

Macmillan Specialist Dietician Helen Kennedy explains how a healthy diet can reduce your risk of cancer and help if you're having treatment.

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References and thanks

With thanks to Ramon Woolf at Drip Media, who produced our treatment videos; and Julie Dwyer, Pam Brightwell, Dennis Kemble, Nigel Tennikoon and Sue Moore from Deaf Connexions who reviewed them.

Coping with cancer and hearing loss

Gwen, who is deaf, explains her experience and the difficulties she faced when she was diagnosed with breast cancer.

More videos about cancer and additional disabilities

Coping with cancer and hearing loss

Gwen, who is deaf, explains her experience and the difficulties she faced when she was diagnosed with breast cancer.

More videos about cancer and additional disabilities