[CANCER] Treatment 7/8, oncology appointment, and HAIR

I have just returned from a check-in at The Christie, as I'm nearly halfway through my 18 weeks of paclitaxel (which, if it's working, will probably continue).. one of the fastest appointments I have ever had, once I'd queued to get through the COVID check system, bloods were taken, and got to chat to the registrar through the list of side effects that we're trying to manage alongside treatment...   View this post on Instagram…

[CANCER] Is it just hair? #BreastCancer

I felt really drained on Thursday. With the death of Rachael Bland on Wednesday, many within (and it seems without) the cancer community felt the loss. For those affected by cancer, Rachael had been a voice for us, especially for those who are officially 'younger women with cancer'. It was great to be able to direct people to the podcast 'You, Me and the Big C', and say this is the reality of what it's like.…