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Lauren Mahon

“Covid is leaving cancer patients behind and it’s not good enough”

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    Life

    Everything you need to know about the new at-home DIY smear tests

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    Nicola Mendelsohn on why she decided to keep working after being diagnosed with incurable cancer

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    Beauty

    Meet The C-List, the first ever beauty platform for people with cancer

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Health

5 ways you can support someone with cancer according to a psychotherapist

Plus, one woman’s story of how she’s living with an incurable diagnosis

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Nobody Told Me podcast
Podcasts

“Nobody Told Me… I Would Carry On Working Despite Having Incurable Cancer”

Nicola Mendelsohn, CBE shares her story on Stylist's latest podcast episode.

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Hair

Me, my hair and cancer: a survival story in selfies

A cancer survivor explains how she grew to see her hair loss as an emblem of resilience after going through chemotherapy

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TV

Line of Duty fans can’t stop laughing at this Celebrity Gogglebox moment

It was a special episode for Stand Up To Cancer.

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Hollie Richardson
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“I’m a Black breast cancer survivor – this is why I’m campaigning for more support”

Leanne Pero was diagnosed with breast cancer when she was 30.

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Wellbeing

Experts explain the link between exercise and breast cancer

For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, two scientists explain how physical activity can reduce your risk.

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Chloe Gray
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Smear tests and cervical cancer.
Long Reads

“What a rare cervical cancer diagnosis during lockdown taught me about listening to my body”

One writer shares her experience of having cancer in lockdown.

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V Varilly
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Long Reads

“How it feels to be planning a wedding while my mum recovers from cancer”

“What if my mum isn’t here for my wedding?”

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Celia Jones
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Life

Lauren Mahon aka Girl vs Cancer’s story of surviving breast cancer set for TV series

"Actually crying constructing this caption. It’s been the most challenging time of my life. I’ve only tried to have it make me not break me."

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Megan Murray
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Long Reads

Why are women diagnosed years later than men for the same diseases?

No, you're not a hypochondriac for being concerned about your body. The gender health gap is real.

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Jennifer Lipman
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People

Shannen Doherty’s cancer is back, but she still has an inspirational message for us

“Life doesn’t end the minute we get that diagnosis.”

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Jessica Rapana
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Amy Swales
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What living ‘in the moment’ really means, by someone with incurable cancer

“I allow myself to experience the sadness and have a good cry. I’ll carry it to bed and, thankfully, it lifts by morning.”

People

Busy Philipps’ tribute to her late colleague is a must-read for anyone suffering a loss

The actor honoured her talk show’s editor in the most powerful way.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

“After I was told I had incurable cancer, I went back to work”

Facebook executive Nicola Mendelsohn was diagnosed with follicular lymphoma in 2016.

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Susan Riley
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Happy Place

Why it’s so important to regularly check your boobs (and how to do it)

"I hate to be such a buzz kill, but your life may depend on it."

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Stylist Team
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Long Reads

Lauren Mahon on how to cope with the loneliness of a breast cancer diagnosis

Cancer survivor and podcast host Lauren Mahon shares her advice.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Scarlett Moffatt’s “cancer scare” has gone viral
People

Ignore the tabloids: abnormal smear test results are not a “cancer scare”

Scarlett Moffatt’s “cancer scare” has gone viral – but her story has been lost amid scare-mongering headlines.

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Kayleigh Dray
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LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 17: Scarlett Moffatt attends the Ru Paul's Drag Race UK Launch on September 17, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
People

Scarlett Moffatt’s abnormal smear results underline how vital it is we all get tested

“The sooner they pick it up, the easier it is to manage,” the TV star, who is awaiting results from a biopsy, reassured her fans.

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Kayleigh Dray
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We asked 50 women about smear tests. The answers were unexpected

“Who knew your cervix could move around so much and then hide at the worst possible moment?”

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People

Ruth Bader Ginsburg had the most epic comeback to a man who criticised her

Nobody puts people in their place quite like the 86-year-old supreme court justice.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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