The Big C

Please just tell me I can have a Jammy Dodger!

Something that cancer highlighted for me was how important it is to look after yourself. Not because I blame my lifestyle for my cancer as I was an active healthy 35 year old and cancer still snuck up on me but because being healthy made my treatments and recovery more straight forward and faster. It’s…… Continue reading Please just tell me I can have a Jammy Dodger!

The Big C

Braving the Baldy – two ways to tie a head scarf

Let’s face it, losing your hair when you go through chemotherapy pretty much sucks. This side effect hits you both physically and emotionally. Getting a wig was a big priority for me before my chemo started. I think this was because it was the one thing I had control over. However when it came to…… Continue reading Braving the Baldy – two ways to tie a head scarf

The Big C

A Cancer Survivors Guide to Getting Through Chemo

Ask any Cancer patient, chemotherapy is one of the hardest parts of treatment, it is a lifesaving medicine that pretty much makes you feel like you have a combination of flu and a bad hangover without any of the fun. Depending on the type of cancer you have you may even go from feeling pretty…… Continue reading A Cancer Survivors Guide to Getting Through Chemo