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The web Directory of Information Materials for People Affected by Cancer is regularly updated and currently has details of over 1,900 booklets, leaflets, books and audiovisual materials for people affected by cancer. Most have been published in the last five years but we have included some older ones that are still useful.

Results: 118

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10 ways to protect yourself against cancer (2018)

World Cancer Research Fund

A comprehensive guide to the World Cancer Research Fund's Cancer Prevention Recommendations, packed with tips on simple changes you can make to your diet and lifestyle that will help reduce your risk of cancer. 

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Managing weight gain after cancer treatment (February 2016)

Macmillan Cancer Support

This booklet is for people living with or after cancer who want to maintain a healthy weight. It explains how making changes to diet and levels of physical activity can help people lose weight and feel better. It does not cover dietary problems such as weight loss, poor appetite or eating difficulties caused by cancer and its treatments.

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Healthy living after treatment (May 2015)

Lymphoma Association

This factsheet has information about looking after yourself once your treatment finishes.

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Physical recovery after treatment (May 2015)

Lymphoma Association

This factsheet has information about recovering from the side-effects of treatment.

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Managing lung cancer symptoms (March 2015)

Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation

This booklet describes the possible symptoms that may experienced when living with lung cancer and how to cope with them.

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Managing your weight after cancer treatment [Audio CD] (August 2013)

Macmillan Cancer Support

Audio CD of the booklet for people living with or after cancer who want to maintain a healthy weight. It explains how making changes to diet and levels of physical activity can help people lose weight and feel better. It does not cover dietary problems such as weight loss, poor appetite or eating difficulties caused by cancer and its treatments.

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Weight and breast cancer risk. How much does weight affect your risk? (November 2013)

Breast Cancer Now

This factsheet summarises clearly what is known about obesity and breast cancer risk.

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Eating well for breast cancer. A guide for patients and their families (January 2012)

Christie Hospital NHS Trust

This booklet offers advice on healthy eating with the long-term aim of maintaining weight and preventing weight gain. It explains why it is important to eat well and describes the components of a healthy diet (including fruit and vegetables, starchy foods, protein, dairy foods, soya foods, fats, sugars, alcohol and fluids). It also has advice about what to eat if coping with the side-effects of treatment, such as a dry or sore mouth, changes in taste, difficulties swallowing, feeling full, nausea, diarrhoea and constipation.

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What you can do to help yourself [Urdu] (September 2017)

Macmillan Cancer Support

This factsheet has information about things you can do to help yourself when you have cancer. Includes the English-language version.  

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Symptoms of lymphoma in detail (November 2015)

Lymphoma Association

This information gives details about the symptoms of lymphoma and the possible reasons for them. 

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