Whether it’s rest and relaxation you need or a little bit of excitement and adventure, if you feel up to travelling then having cancer doesn’t need to stop you from exploring the rest of the world.
If you have recently been diagnosed with cancer, a holiday can give you the time and space to come to terms with the illness. Or maybe you need a few days away to recuperate from cancer treatment. You might even want to go on holiday to celebrate the all-clear.
Unfortunately, many travel insurers are reluctant to cover cancer patients, or anyone with a pre-existing medical condition, because they are considered more likely to make a claim.
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Now that summer is in full swing, we’ve rounded up the best summer hats for cancer patients, and included some helpful tips for choosing headwear in the hotter months.
We love spending time outside during the summer. Resting in the garden, eating outdoors, and going for walks are all great ways to enjoy the season.
No matter the activity, we’re always trying to stay cool, comfortable, and sun safe. We love choosing pretty and colourful summer hats to help prevent overheating and to keep ourselves protected.
If you’re experiencing hair loss due to cancer treatment, you’ll know that finding the perfect sun hat is even more important. Skin can become very sensitive to sunlight after chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Preventing sunburns, and managing body temperature, are both important parts of staying healthy throughout the cancer journey.
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It seems like summer is finally here to stay! We’re enjoying the longer days and warm, sunny weather. If you’re in the middle of chemo or radiation, your summer plans might look a little different this year.
Even if you’re sneaking in a patio nap instead of spending a day on the beach, getting outside is a great way to boost your mood. The most important thing is to make sure that you manage your sun exposure during your cancer treatment. Continue reading “10 Tips for Managing Sun Exposure During Cancer Treatment”