Living with cancer of unknown primary

Getting practical and emotional support can help you cope with a diagnosis of cancer of unknown primary (CUP). It can also help with life during and after treatment.

Coping with cancer of unknown primary

Find out what you can do, who can help and how to cope with cancer of unknown primary (CUP).

Support at home for you and your family

You might need some care and support at home due to cancer of unknown primary or its treatment. Find out what practical and emotional support is available to you. 

CUP resources and organisations

There are lots of organisations, support groups, books, videos and other resources to help you cope with cancer of unknown primary (CUP) and its treatment.

Family, friends and caregivers

Cancer affects family and friends too. Get tips on how to support someone with cancer and how to take care of yourself. 

Last reviewed: 
09 Jun 2021
Next review due: 
09 Jun 2024
Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help.

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