5 Ways Creativity Can Boost Your Wellbeing

My university tutor once told me: ‘The Ancient Greeks were doing something right when they made Apollo the god of poetry and medicine.’ I was talking to him about the therapeutic effects of writing – how getting all of your thoughts down on paper can make you feel so much better. Of course, as wellContinue reading “5 Ways Creativity Can Boost Your Wellbeing”

How to Boost Your Confidence After Cancer

Having cancer is a life-changing experience. Your body changes, your outlook changes and sometimes, your confidence can be affected too. When you finish treatment, trying to pick up where you left off is difficult. Your family and friends are busy trying to get on with their own lives & you haven’t got any hospital appointmentsContinue reading “How to Boost Your Confidence After Cancer”

A Frank Account of Teenage Cancer

It’s like one day you’re just living your life in a haze of teenage emotions. Wandering the streets of your hometown aimlessly with your best friend. Getting caught up in adolescent arguments and then suddenly, you have a feeling that something is gonna change your life for good. Like chaos has ensued all around youContinue reading “A Frank Account of Teenage Cancer”

‘I Shouldn’t Complain…’ – Why You Shouldn’t Worry About Complaining to a Cancer Survivor

When you’ve had cancer, it seems as though anything that comes afterwards couldn’t possibly compare. I mean, you’ve had cancer. It’s a huge thing to overcome & after you’ve been through all the treatment and the operations, you don’t think you could ever feel worse in your life. At the time, you somehow find the strength to carryContinue reading “‘I Shouldn’t Complain…’ – Why You Shouldn’t Worry About Complaining to a Cancer Survivor”