When they’re returning to work after cancer

How to have a conversation with someone returning to work after cancer  This is the second Cancer in the Workplace blog series. And we’ve invited Barbara Babcock to lift the lid on her hints and tips for line managers. Read on to discover how to have a meaningful conversation with someone returning to work after cancer.…

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Sarah’s story: Upset about potential hair loss before her wedding

Sarah’s personal story Upset about potential hair loss before her wedding. When she was diagnosed with breast cancer at 37, Sarah was just months away from getting married. She contacted Harley Street Concierge for a second opinion and it became clear to her Case Manager that she was particularly anxious about the potential side effects…

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The 4 ways cancer support complements private medical insurance

For employers: The 4 ways cancer support complements PMI Quicker diagnoses and staff engagement Private Medical Insurance (PMI) gives employees benefits including reduced waiting times and quicker diagnoses. And treatment funded outside the NHS. For employers, offering PMI drives staff engagement and boosts productivity. It can help an organisation to cultivate a culture of wellbeing. And to…

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How to get a second opinion for cancer

How to get a second opinion for cancer When they’ve got cancer, many people seek the advice of more than one doctor. Some do it because they have doubts about their diagnosis. Others want to be certain the proposed treatment plan is right for them. Many are looking for reassurance. And others don’t feel comfortable talking…

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Daniel’s story: From little hope to life-saving surgery

Daniel’s personal story From little hope to life-saving surgery. Daniel contacted Harley Street Concierge after being told that nothing more could be done for him. He’d been diagnosed with a rare and aggressive type of cancer that affects the lining of the blood vessels and has a high death rate. Harley Street Concierge arranged an…

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Chris’s Cancer Community: An Interview With Its Founder

Chris’s Cancer Community: An Interview With Its Founder Stories of giving back cross our desks each day. So in each #FindTheGood post, we shine a light on those set on making a difference – in spite of their cancer. Today, meet Chris Lewis – the founder of Chris’s Cancer Community and Your simPal. Read on to discover how little Chris thinks has…

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Six personal cancer stories inspiring employers to take action

Over a third of the people living with cancer in the UK are of working age. And an additional 100,000 people of working age are diagnosed with the disease each year. 50,000 employees in the UK have a second full time ‘job’ caring for a loved one with cancer. And one in two of us…

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