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Living with nasopharyngeal cancer

Nasopharyngeal cancer and its treatment can affect you physically and emotionally. There is lots of support available to you. 

Coping

There is support available to help you cope during and after treatment.

Diet

Nasopharyngeal cancer and its treatment can cause problems with eating. There are things you can do to help you to cope with this.

Hearing

Some treatments for nasopharyngeal cancer might affect your hearing. Hearing problems can be difficult to cope with.

Sight

Only some people with nasopharyngeal cancer have problems with sight (vision).

Sex

Nasopharyngeal cancer and its treatment might affect your sex life. Read about ways to cope.

Support at home

Your guide to the practical and emotional support available at home to help you cope with cancer or its treatment.

Resources and support

Find organisations, support groups, books, videos and other resources to help you cope with nasopharyngeal cancer and its treatment.

Last reviewed: 
21 Mar 2018

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