Vaginal cancer organisations
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Cancer Research UK
407 St John Street
Helpline: 0808 800 40 40
Admin phone number: 020 7242 0200
Cancer Research UK is the largest cancer research organisation in the world, outside the USA. We are the European leader in the development of new anti cancer drugs. We fund research on all aspects of the disease from its causes, to treatment and prevention.
We are also committed to producing high quality information for people affected by cancer, health professionals and the general public. We do this through our website, which includes patient information and news and resources, and through our range of health awareness leaflets.
If you have a question about cancer, and you are in the UK or Ireland, you can contact our team of specialist cancer information nurses using this form, or by telephoning freephone 0808 800 40 40.
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49-51 East Road
This organisation provides information about cervical cancer and a confidential medical enquiry service. They will also support women who have vaginal cancer. The website has a bulletin board where you can exchange experiences and information with others who have cervical cancer.
Look Good Feel Better
West Hill House
32 West Hill
A charity set up by the cosmetics industry. Volunteer beauty therapists provide skincare and make up workshops for women undergoing cancer treatment. All guests are provided with a goodie bag. It has been running for 12 years and workshops are held in 50 locations across the UK. Find your nearest workshop and read more about the work of the charity on their website.
The Daisy Network
PO Box 71432
A free and confidential service for women who have had an early menopause.
National Cancer Institute
This link takes you to the NCI pages on vaginal cancer. They are detailed and comprehensive but there are no images.
Women's Health Concern
A charity that provides information about many women's health issues. They have a team of specialist nurses and medical advisers who will answer email enquiries. They ask for a £10 donation for this service. They produce factsheets on a range of subjects including hormone replacement therapy, menopause, hysterectomy and ovarian cysts.
A patient led group which aims to promote understanding about pelvic radiation disease which can be a late effect of radiotherapy treatment. They offer support to patients and campaign for more research and better treatment for this condition. They mainly focus on bowel problems caused by pelvic radiotherapy.
College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists
PO Box 13686
Offers counselling and psychotherapy and can give details of local counsellors.
Sexual Advice Association
Suite 301, Emblem House
London Bridge Hospital
27 Tooley Street
Information on sexual problems that can affect men and women. They provide lists of local specialist practitioners, as well as factsheets on problems such as erectile dysfunction (impotence).
Macmillan Cancer Support
89 Albert Embankment
Macmillan Cancer Support improves the lives of people affected by cancer. They provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care. They provide booklets on cancer and treatments and run helplines providing cancer information and benefits advice.
London Lesbian and Gay Switchboard
PO Box 7324
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