Being diagnosed with cancer can be devastating, but we’re here to support you through your journey. Let us dispel the myths and give you the information you need about symptoms, treatments and your wellbeing throughout. Our aim is to minimise the impact cancer can have on your lifestyle.
Cancer can be treated in a number of ways,
from removal of the cancerous cells
to chemotherapy; the right treatment
will depend on your personal situation. It is always best to be prepared for an
intervention of this nature, and a good physio regime can get you in shape for
surgery, as well as aid your recovery. Early detection of cancer is always the
best hope of beating it, Health Checks
can form an important art of a preventative approach to cancer.
See all our cancer articles from Nuffield Health experts.
Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer, affecting almost 55,000 UK women each year. But not everything you hear about breast cancer is true.
In fact, there are so many myths floating around it’s sometimes hard to tell fact from fiction. Nuffield Health’s professional head of mammography, Sue Oliver, busts the most common myths about breast cancer.
In a land as often dreary as the UK, is skin cancer really a problem? Nuffield Health GP and mole expert Unnati Desai discusses the facts around skin cancer and provides a simple guide to checking your moles.
When Tom was diagnosed with prostate cancer at 43, his long-felt suspicions had been confirmed. He was the latest in his family to be diagnosed, and the youngest.
Smear tests are a key part of looking after your health, but women can be anxious about the results. Nuffield Health's Medical Executive Director, Dr Davina Deniszczyz, explains the different types of smear results and what they mean for you.