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When you’re moved by the power of the written word - delve in to our latest articles, insights and research to deepen your awareness and help you become more confident and comfortable when treating clients with these health conditions.

The Cancer Whisperer: Finding courage, direction and the unlikely gifts of cancer - Sophie Sabbage

The Cancer Whisperer: Finding courage, direction and the unlikely gifts of cancer - Sophie Sabbage

The Cancer Whisperer chronicles Sophie's extraordinary relationship with cancer and the methods that she has used for dealing with fear, anger, denial and grief. The essence of 'cancer whispering' was born of Sophie's determination to take cancer off the battlefield and into the classroom. Instead of going to war with it, Sophie has chosen to listen to it, learn from it and choose her own response to it.

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Recognise Yourself: Beauty Despite Cancer: A practical guide to maintaining your appearance and well-being as you go through surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, or experience hair loss - Jennifer Young

Recognise Yourself: Beauty Despite Cancer: A practical guide to maintaining your appearance and well-being as you go through surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, or experience hair loss - Jennifer Young

In Beauty Despite Cancer Jennifer shares her knowledge and experience by showing those living with cancer and beyond how to prevent, reduce, disguise, camouflage and soothe their appearance-related side effects. Covering subjects such as wig fitting, styling, how to dress your new body, hair regrowth after treatment, and eyebrows and eyelashes, this guide to beauty, hair, style and well-being for cancer patients is the most comprehensive ever published.

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Anticancer: A New Way of Life - David Servan-Schreiber

Anticancer: A New Way of Life - David Servan-Schreiber

Author David-Servan Schreiber is an academic physician with a wealth of experience in the field of integrative medicine. He will show you how, through simple alterations in diet, lifestyle and attitude, you can tackle cancer alongside conventional treatments, or even avoid it altogether. This is not a biology textbook, but a practical, insightful and individual guide that will allow you to make the best choices for your own health and well-being.

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Embrace, Release, Heal: An Empowering Guide to Talking About, Thinking About, and Treating Cancer - Leigh Fortson

Embrace, Release, Heal: An Empowering Guide to Talking About, Thinking About, and Treating Cancer - Leigh Fortson

Created to help anyone whose life has been affected by cancer, this in-depth resource offers interviews with both allopathic and integrative medical experts; remarkable accounts from people who transcended "terminal cancer" and are now thriving, snapshots of progressive treatment techniques; and insights into other key factors that can affect well-being--including thoughts, emotions, and diet.

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Cancer is My Teacher - Lucy O'Donnell

Cancer is My Teacher - Lucy O'Donnell

Every two minutes someone in the UK is diagnosed with cancer. Lucy O'Donnell was herself three years ago. Cancer is My Teacher is her story, describing unflinchingly how she has turned the disease into a positive experience - and how you can do the same. Lucy's approach is determined but disciplined, clinical but also holistic.

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Emotional Wellness: The Other Half of Treating Cancer - Niki Barr

Emotional Wellness: The Other Half of Treating Cancer - Niki Barr

In Emotional Wellness: The Other Half of Treating Cancer, cancer psychotherapist Niki Barr, describes the emotional side of treatment to guide you through diagnosis, medical treatment, and beyond. This groundbreaking book gives you effective, easy to use tools to manage your journey through cancer with confidence and calm.

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What is tpot ?

What is tpot ?

tpot is a collaborative organisation focused on eradicating the challenges of treating clients with cancer and other limiting health conditions in UK spas and salons by providing FREE and paid for educational workshops and resources to bring about a national change, at every level.

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The Alzheimer's Reading Room

The Alzheimer's Reading Room

The Alzheimer's Reading Room is the number one source of high quality expert information for the entire Alzheimer's and dementia communities.

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 Somebody I Used to Know - Wendy Mitchell

Somebody I Used to Know - Wendy Mitchell

Wendy Mitchell spent twenty years as a non-clinical team leader in the NHS before being diagnosed with Young Onset Dementia in July 2014 at the age of fifty-eight. This book gives an insight into her life and encourages others to see there is life after a diagnosis.

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Where Memories Go: Why dementia changes everything - Sally Magnusson

Where Memories Go: Why dementia changes everything - Sally Magnusson

Scottish broadcaster and author Sally Magnusson cared with her two sisters for their mother Mamie during many years of living with dementia. Sad and funny, wise and honest, this deeply intimate account of insidious losses and unexpected joys is also a call to arms that challenges us all to think differently.

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Let's Talk Dementia: A Caregiver's Guide - Carol L Howell

Let's Talk Dementia: A Caregiver's Guide - Carol L Howell

Let's Talk Dementia! Carol Howell, a Certified Dementia Specialist and caregiver to her mother, helps to educate the reader on the various forms of dementia. She also provides hands-on tips that make life easier for the caregiver and better for the loved one with dementia.

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Scope

Scope

Scope is a charity that exists to make this country a place where disabled people have the same opportunities as everyone else.

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Phab

Phab

Phab inspires and supports children, young people and adults with and without disabilities to make more of life together - breaking down community barriers, reducing social isolation, and creating opportunities for disabled people to enjoy the same activities and challenges as, and alongside, those without a disability

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CALM

CALM

The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) is leading a movement against male suicide, the single biggest killer of men under 45 in the UK

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Friends In Need

Friends In Need

Friends in Need is a way for people affected by depression to meet online and in their local area. It’s free to join and a great way to share support.

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Furiously Happy - Jenny Lawson

Furiously Happy - Jenny Lawson

Jenny explores her lifelong battle with mental illness. A hysterical, ridiculous book about crippling depression and anxiety? That sounds like a terrible idea. And terrible ideas are what Jenny does best.

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Reasons to Stay Alive - Matt Haig

Reasons to Stay Alive - Matt Haig

Aged 24, Matt Haig's world caved in. He could see no way to go on living. This is the true story of how he came through crisis, triumphed over an illness that almost destroyed him and learned to live again.

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Diabetes.co.uk

Diabetes.co.uk

Diabetes.co.uk is a community of people with diabetes, family members, friends, supporters and carers, offering their own support and first hand knowledge.

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