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When cancer is diagnosed, most of the attention is rightly on the patient. However the ripple effect of cancer often extends well beyond that person to their loved ones and everyone who cares about them – Family, friends and even co-workers.
‘The experience of someone close to you being diagnosed with cancer – whether it’s your partner, parent or child – is incredibly challenging,” says Dr Mark Winwood, Director of Psychological Services at AXA PPP healthcare.
‘Use the support available to you.’ says Cancer Care Operations Manager, Nurse Evelyn Wallace, ‘The NHS, charities such as Macmillan Cancer Support, or services like our Dedicated Cancer Nurses are here to help you 24/7, 365 days a year.
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