It can take only a few hours to surgically remove a breast, but months or years to recover from the physical and possible emotional damage. Here’s our guide, with tips from the Live Better With community… Continue reading “Tips for living, looking and feeling better after a mastectomy”
Dealing with cancer treatment can feel physically and emotionally overwhelming at times. With so much new information to take on board, all those appointments and hospital visits, and important decisions being made about your care, it can sometimes feel as if things are out of your hands.
So, what can you do to feel more in control? Here are some Live Better With planning tips and practical strategies to help you take control of your cancer treatment… Continue reading “How to take control of your cancer treatment”
How scalp cooling can reduce hair loss in chemotherapy, and how to use and look after cold caps… Continue reading “Chemo scalp cooling and hair loss: wearing cold caps and caring for your hair”
Feeling hot and uncomfortable is a common side effect of cancer treatment. Here’s our pick of recommended products to help keep your skin cool… Continue reading “Cool it! 10 great products to keep your skin cool during and after cancer treatment”
If you get too hot at night or suffer from night sweats, bamboo bedding could be the answer. Here’s how bamboo has helped people going through cancer treatment, menopause and other conditions to keep cool and get a better night’s sleep… Continue reading “Why bamboo is the best bedding material for keeping cool at night”
The unique benefits of bamboo clothing and bamboo bedding could help you to feel more comfortable when you’re having cancer treatment, both at night and in the day. Here’s why…
Continue reading “How wearing bamboo can help you live better with cancer treatment”
We know how much difference good quality cancer hats and headscarves can make during treatment. Soft materials, flattering designs, and breathable fabrics that won’t make your head too hot – our community told us exactly what they wanted from their cancer headwear, so we created a range of hats and headscarves that combine all those elements into a set of reliable, go-to gorgeous designs.
Browse our full cancer headwear range
When we designed our new range of bamboo chemo hats and headscarves, we knew from the start that we wanted to make it all about you, the real cancer experts. So when the time came to shoot the pics of our gorgeous new products, we turned to our online community to find our models – and you really wowed us!
Continue reading “Introducing: Live Better With Cancer Headwear”
Here at Live Better With we’ve been working on a big project.
When you’re living with cancer or caring for a loved one who is, it can be hard to find someone who truly understands. While friends and family may sympathise and offer words of advice and support, the only people who really ‘get it’ are those who, like you, are on this journey. That’s why we’ve created the brand new Live Better With Community.
Visit the Community forum →
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Calendula. The common bright, orange Marigold flower – not to be underestimated when it comes to skin care.
What is Calendula?
Calendula is a plant that has been used for centuries for decorative purposes among the Greeks and Romans, Indians and Arabs, as well as culinary, cosmetic and medicinal reasons. Continue reading “5 amazing benefits of calendula you should know about”
We look at how using the Chillow cooling pillow can help prevent cancer-related hot flushes and night sweats
Continue reading “Why the Chillow is the best cooling pillow for people living with cancer”