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.
Please enter a word or phrase into the search box to find relevant materials. If you want to search for a phrase, please use quotes, eg “Macmillan Cancer Support”, “Breast cancer”. If you have any questions about the web directory please contact Sue Hawkins email@example.com
Prostate Cancer UK
This leaflet is for men who want to eat more healthily and possibly reduce their risk of prostate cancer. It describes a healthy diet and lists the foods that may reduce the risk of prostate cancer and those that may increase it.
Beating Bowel Cancer
Information about the bowel cancer screening programme in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, what it involves, and why it is important to take part.
Pancreatic Cancer UK
This factsheet explains the pancreas and what it does. It also explains what pancreatic cancer is.
This factsheet describes the research evidence to date.
This factsheet describes how advanced ovarian cancer may be treated, based on the NICE recommendations.
Prostate Cancer UK
This factsheet provides an overview of locally advanced prostate cancer: what it is; what tests are used to diagnose it; grading and staging; treatment options; and choosing treatment.
This factsheet has information and advice about sexuality during and after treatment for ovarian cancer. It covers topics such as sexual relations, psychological and emotional effects, and the physical effects that can affect sexual response.
National Osteoporosis Society
This factsheet describes what osteoporosis is, and considers the link between breast cancer treatments and the risk of developing osteoporosis.