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Patient Information


There are some useful links to various disease information websites in the links part of this website.  Some additional ones are below which we hope might be of use to you.

Alzheimer's Support Group

The National Autistic Society www.autism.org.uk

Breakthrough- News and fundraising to fight breast cancer www.breakthrough.org.uk

Breast Cancer Care www.breastcancercare.org.uk

Penny Brohn Bristol Cancer Help Care www.canceractive.com

Bristol Colostomy Association www.bcass.org.uk

Cancer Black Care - gives cultural and emotional support for black people and their families. www.cancerblackcare.org.uk

Cancerlink www.cancerlink.org.uk

Cervical Cancer www.jostrust.org.uk

Cervical Cancer awareness week Cervical Cancer Awareness Week

Cervical Cancer Awareness Week

Colon Cancer Concern www.bowelcanceruk.org.uk

Conditions and Treatment Symptom Checker www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Pages/hub.aspx

For further information on dementia please use this link: https://www.dementiauk.org/ and Dementia support group

Department of health publications, Policy and Guidance www.doh.gov.uk

Easy to understand health information website suitable for people with learning difficulties www.easyhealth.org.uk

Grandparents out there - are you a grandparent who finds themselves being the main carer of grandchildren?  Please follow the links or use the contact details below to access support www.grandparentsplus.org.uk

Or telephone: 0300 123 7015 or Relative experiences on 0808 800 2222

Headroom - unwind your mind - www.bbc.co.uk/headroom

Lavender trust for young women with breast cancer www.breastcancercare.org.uk

International Myeloma Foundation UK www.myeloma.org

Macmillan Cancer Relief www.macmillan.org.uk

Marie Curie Cancer Care www.mariecurie.org.uk

MS research and relief based in Morpeth can help people living in and outside Northumberland with MS via grants, advice and information. They also have a website with lots of information and downloadable grant forms (for both individuals and ms groups) plus other links.  Their exercise facilities at Benmar House are free

https://www.ms-researchandrelief.org/

National Cancer Alliance www.nationalcanceralliance.co.uk

National standards of care for cancer services-NSF www.doh.gov.uk/nsf.cancer.htm

NSH Direct on-line www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk

NHS- National and Local Services Directory www.nhs.uk

Oesophageal patient association www.opa.org.uk

Parkinsons Disease Society www.parkinsons.org.uk

Pancreatic cancer UK www.pancreaticcancer.org.uk

Do you look after your aging parent.  This link may be useful to you - my aging parent

PMR&GCAUK  Polymyalgia rheumatica & Giant Cell Arteritis North East Support Group: -

www.pmr-gca-northeast.org.uk

Relate www.relate.org.uk

Royal Marsden NHS Trust- Patient information service www.royalmarsden.org.uk

Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation www.roycastle.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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