Medical research focuses on how to treat and beat cancer, but people whose lives are affected by cancer have to find how to live with it – and there is no single right way to live with cancer: everyone needs to find what works best for them.
Cancer doesn't just affect the person diagnosed, it also touches families, friends and loved ones.
The more you know about cancer, the better you'll be able to understand what's happening to your body and the available treatments.
No one should have to go through a diagnosis of cancer alone. Read on for some tips on meeting others who understand what you're going through.