Together we will beat cancer


New Member

29 Dec 2017 10:58

Hi. Ive been reading peoples posts and just wanted to say thank god I found this community of wonderful people. I have just finished radiotherapy for advanced cervical cancer  and am starting chemo in the new year. it cant be cured but they can keep me going. having a place like this to visit is just brilliant x

Re: New Member

29 Dec 2017 13:44 in response to GOLDENHOLLY

Hello Goldenholly. I have only been here a few weeks myself and have discovered this is a very friendly place. I don't have any experience of cervical cancer, in fact I don't have any personal knowledge of any cancer but I have lost too many family and friends to it and I have learned a lot whilst here.  Hope you had a good Christmas and will enjoy seeing in the New Year - I understand the bells of Big Ben are being brought back into service for a short while while there is a break in the work.  New Year would not be New Year without its chimes.

Re: New Member

29 Dec 2017 15:22 in response to Annieliz

Thanks for the welcome. I was fine in hospital but when I came home it was quite scary even tho I have a wonderful support system. Reading about people on here makes you realise its ok to be scared sometimes but at  least  on the days you feel like you cant cope, you can come on here. Thank you x

Re: New Member

29 Dec 2017 15:32 in response to GOLDENHOLLY

Hi Holly and welcome to the forum.

I hope you find lots of support, useful information and humour in here - you need to have been through something before you feel entitled to make jokes about it. 

All the best