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Why should we talk about cancer?

Read Imogen's blog about her experience as a Macmillan support line volunteer. She highlights the benefits of talking about cancer and looks at some of the different ways people can start talking.

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Hi zaf37 and welcome to the community. I see you have managed to find the Breast group. There are many friendly and experienced people...
Thank God for our subconscious running our body and letting us know what the body needs. We would all be in a lot of trouble otherwise...
replied to Bladder cancer
Hi Priorylady and welcome to the community. Sorry to hear of your partner's diagnosis, and it is understandable you are worried...