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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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Man66 Welcome to the Macmillan family and on reading your profile I know that you never thought you'd be joining our club but as...
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New to the site Lung cancer
Hi Paul Ed and a very warm welcome to the online community Having a cancer diagnosis and the treatment that goes with is very scary...