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 firstname.lastname@example.org
No longer being able to work, new and expensive mobility requirements, having to travel long distances to get to hospital – whatever the reasons for you, having a brain tumour can be a huge financial strain. This factsheet finances and benefits that could support you and your family.
Brain tumour immunotherapy, particularly DCVax®, is gaining an increasing amount of media coverage and interest. This Know How explains what immunotherapy is, what DCVax® is, and the current state of research and evidence to date.
This factsheet explains the difference between Cannabidiol (CBD) and cannabis oil, the evidence to date, and the current legal status.
AMEND (Association for Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Disorders)
Guidance for those caring for, or close to, someone living with an endocrine tumour.
Living with a brain tumour can cause stress and this can cause emotions to run high. This factsheet has tips to help solve conflict.
Guidance on returning to work after treatment, or when your caring role has ended.
This factsheet describes the pros and cons of a second opinion, clarifies the options, and explains how to seek another opinion.
The Brain Tumour Charity
Going home after brain tumour surgery can feel quite overwhelming. We know there can be a lot of information to process and you may find that you have more questions, or need additional information or support. This leaflet provides information and answers to questions often asked by people after brain tumour surgery.
Macmillan Cancer Support
This booklet is about primary brain tumours. It is for anyone who has been diagnosed with a primary brain tumour. There is also information for carers, family members and friends. The booklet explains the signs and symptoms of a primary brain tumour, and how it is diagnosed and treated. It also has information about emotional, practical and financial issues.