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Living with vaginal cancer

After having treatment for vaginal cancer you may need support to help you cope with the side effects of treatment or the cancer itself. There are many organisations which can help you as well as support services. 

Coping

Find out what you can do, who can help and about how to cope with a diagnosis of vaginal cancer.

Life after a hysterectomy

Having your womb removed (a hysterectomy) can be a big operation. Find out how to cope and where to get support.

Your sex life after vaginal cancer

Some treatments for vaginal cancer can affect your sex life.

Living with colostomy or urostomy

How to live with a colostomy or urostomy after vaginal cancer. Find out how it can affect you and what can help.

Support at home

You might need some care and support at home due to cancer or treatment. Lots of practical and emotional support is available.

Resources and support

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

Last reviewed: 
22 May 2018

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