Right there to support Paul's physical health

Published: 15 March 2019
Paul, 60, was diagnosed with Tonsil Cancer in 2014. Radiotherapy left him with third degree burns on his neck. Macmillan was there to support him, providing advice to help manage the side effects of treatment, enabling him to get outdoors and pursue his passion of photography.

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