Outdoor adventure activities for cancer patients – now this looks fun! The aim is to help people regain confidence and re-engage with life following their diagnosis. Courses are free to cancer patients.
This is the type of ‘holistic’ care all cancer treatments should offer.
If you don’t want to take part, there are ways of supporting this fantastic venture. Here’s a quote from their website: ‘Odyssey is a marvellous organisation which deals with self help and rebuilding shattered spirits. It was the turning point in my life.’
Nothing Personal: Disturbing Undercurrents in Cancer Care
Used in medical education.
Includes referenced discussion sections for evidence-based practice.
- Medical Journalists' Association Open Book Award
"A landmark for the patient voice"
- Macmillan Cancer Support
"A remarkable book... essential reading for all who deal with cancer patients - health professionals, politicians, health service developers, carers and, of course, patients themselves... will surely inspire change."
- Professor Karol Sikora in his foreword.