Getting advice and information
We believe care should be focused on you, the individual, not just your condition and we’re here to help guide you through your cancer journey. If you’ve been recently diagnosed, are going through treatment or caring for someone with cancer, we can help with advice about managing your health and where to go for support or more information.
The information below may answer some of your more general questions about medical terminology and accessing care. There is also nutrition advice to help you manage side effects and a list of organisations that provide support for people living with cancer.
Medical terminology and definitions associated with cancer can be difficult to understand. We’ve explained some of them to help make things clearer.
UK organisations offering support and information for people with cancer.
Accessing world-class cancer care is easier than you may think. Follow the easy steps to get treatment, tests and scans, or a second opinion at GenesisCare, and find out the different ways of funding your cancer care.
It’s never easy handling side effects of treatment, but looking after your nutrition can help make things easier.
Maintaining a healthy weight, eating well and exercising regularly have been proven to make a difference in reducing the risk of cancer recurrence.
When you meet with your consultant you will be given a lot of information. You may forget to ask questions and may not remember everything you’re told. Making a note of your questions will help ensure you get the answers you need to relieve any worries or concerns.
Why go private?
Advanced treatment as standard
Precision radiotherapy, the latest treatments to improve outcomes and new ways to treat advanced or inoperable cancers. Most insurers cover cancer care from diagnosis.
One in two people are diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lifetime. But early diagnosis and fast access to the right treatment can make a difference.
We work closely with renowned consultants to provide personalised care that embraces life-changing approaches such as exercise medicine and wellbeing therapies.