This week’sisolation lifehacks

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Black History Month resources

A selection of the best films, documentaries, books and podcasts to check out this October for Black History Month.

10 tips for coping with a cancer relapse

After facing cancer relapse, Kathryn, 22 and from Gwernaffield near Mold in North Wales, gives us her tips as she goes through treatment for a recurrence of Hodgkin Lymphoma.

Breathing exercises to help you manage anxiety and relax

Complementary therapist Helen has kindly shared some breathing exercises to help you relax if you’re feeling anxious. Listen along and give them a try!

That time of year: your cancerversary and your mental health

Kaleb from our Youth Advisory Group shares his blog post about how to manage your mental health when different times of the year bring back difficult memories after cancer, something lots of people like to call their ‘cancerversary’.

Keeping up support for young people amid changes in the hospital

Youth Support Coordinator Caroline, based on our unit at Weston Park Hospital in Sheffield, spoke about how she and her team have supported young people with cancer through the coronavirus crisis.

Supporting young people in the coronavirus crisis

Sue, Teenage Cancer Trust Nurse Consultant in Leeds, and Rob, one of our Youth Support Coordinators in Liverpool, spoke about the extra challenges young people with cancer have faced in this difficult time, and how our services have adapted.

The challenges and surprising positives of lockdown

Youth Support Coordinator Lois, based in Leicester, spoke about how she’s supported young people through cancer treatment and isolation in the coronavirus crisis.

Supporting LGBTQ+ young people with cancer

We’re proud to fund staff across the country who work hard to support LGBTQ+ young people with cancer. Here’s why that’s important, and what it looks like in practice.

This week’s isolation life hacks

Especially if you’re self-isolating or shielding right now, this is bound to be a difficult time. Each week we’ll provide a new set of tips, resources and suggestions to help you get through Monday to Friday – and we’d love you to share yours too!

Lisa: What I learned about nutrition and cancer during chemo and radiotherapy

Lisa, who was supported through cancer treatment by our team in Edinburgh and is also a qualified nutritionist, explains how her eating was affected during chemo and radiotherapy, and shares some top nutrition advice for other young people.

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