We understand that the current coronavirus pandemic is a worrying time for all, and especially so if you have cancer. We have put together lots of information to help you look after yourself and stay safe on our Coronavirus page.
Why have I been referred to the Prehab4Cancer and recovery programme?prehab4cancer2020-06-23T15:11:21+00:00
Prehabilitation is the medical term which describes preparing for cancer treatment. It has been recommended by doctors and other healthcare professionals involved in your care that you undergo prehabilitation alongside your other planned medical interventions to prepare you for your cancer treatment.
I have been diagnosed with cancer but I’m not eligible for the Prehab4Cancer and recovery programme. What can I do?prehab4cancer2020-03-03T20:57:55+00:00
You can still help yourself to feel better by following the exercise, nutrition and wellbeing advice on this website. We have also tried to include links to lots of other organisations who can support you.
Will I be able to do the exercises that are given to me?prehab4cancer2020-06-23T15:12:14+00:00
Supporting a loved one who is going through cancer treatment can be upsetting and worrying. It can be difficult to know how to best support them. This programme promotes the importance of people preparing for their cancer treatment. You are actively encouraged to go to appointments with them and even join in with the exercises. Your practical and emotional input will help motivate your family member or friend. Your support can make all the difference.