Tests, treatments and side effects videos

Videos about treatments

Watch our videos about common cancer treatments such as chemotherapy, radiotherapy and targeted (biological) therapies. You will hear from health professionals about what to expect and people talking about their experience of treatment.


Oral chemotherapy

Chemotherapy can be given as tablets or capsules. We explain how to look after them and what to expect.


Stem cell transplants


If you're looking for videos about surgery for a particular cancer type, try our cancer type videos section.

Targeted (biological) therapies

How targeted therapies work

This animation shows how targeted therapies work and what effect they have on the body.

Treatment decisions

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