The meeting commenced with a dilemma regarding the use of the room at the Holiday Inn for our monthly meetings.
Denise then introduced Caroline Lansell, a Specialist Occupational Therapist from the Robert Horrell Macmillan Centre The Centre runs courses such as ‘Moving Forward’ and on 22nd May will be holding a daylong event looking at a range of coping techniques.
Tonight we were focusing on Fatigue and how to cope with it. Improving how and what we eat; - a nutritious breakfast and lunch will provide the fuel needed for the day. Fatigue can also affect sleep patterns so although this may not be easy, having a good sleep is important.
Opportunities for Free Skin care treatments. Women undergoing treatment for cancer have the opportunity to attend a free ‘Look Good Feel Better’ workshop at the Robert Horrell Macmillan Centre, at the Peterborough City Hospital site. Workshops will be held the third Thursday of the month between 10.30am – 12.30am and to get more information telephone 01733 673118 and leave a message..