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Living Well with Bowel Cancer

Start Date:
19th June 2021

End Date:
19th June 2021

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Event title: Living Well with Bowel Cancer
Venue: Virtual Patient Event
Weblink: https://www.bowelcanceruk.org.uk/
Name: Bowel Cancer UK
Email: admin@bowelcanceruk.org.uk
Telephone: 020 7940 1760
Event description: Join our free virtual patient event on Saturday 19 June 2021 from 10.30am to 2pm.

Hosted on Zoom, this free information and support event is for anyone affected by bowel cancer. You’ll hear about how to cope with your cancer diagnosis, live better with bowel cancer and managing the side effects of treatment from experts including:

  • Dr Philippa Kaye, a GP who writes a weekly column in Woman magazine and is regularly seen on ITV’s This Morning, will be sharing her personal experience of bowel cancer.
  • Robin Muir, a Clinical Psychologist at Maggie’s Manchester, will talk about coping with a cancer diagnosis and tips to help manage the disease.
  • Darren Fernandes, Clinical Fellow in Gastroenterology, will cover how to cope with the side effects of treatment.

It’s also an opportunity to hear from other people affected by bowel cancer and share your experiences with others. The event will end with a relaxing wellbeing session.

To join the event you’ll need a working laptop, computer, smartphone or tablet with sound and a camera. Your device will need to be connected to the internet.

Live Well with Bowel Cancer

Download the agenda for the day at this link:  Agenda_virtual_patient_event_day_Saturday_19_June_2021

Register for this event at this link: https://www.bowelcanceruk.org.uk/how-we-can-help/supportevents/living-well-with-bowel-cancer-virtual-patient-event/registration/

To find out more about Bowel Cancer UK go to their website: https://www.bowelcanceruk.org.uk/