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Merseyside Regional Head and Neck Cancer Centre
How will head or neck cancer affect my life

For patients...

Free prescriptions for cancer patients

Cancer patients are entitled to free prescriptions in England

All cancer patients are now entitled to free prescriptions following a campaign led by Macmillan Cancer Support. To find out more and collect an application form, please contact our Clinical Nurse Specialists.


Information for patients

This section of our website provides information for patients with head and neck cancer. Use the links on the left to find the information you need. For example, within this section you can...

For more patient help and support - the HaNC has a very useful and informative website on all aspects of living with Head and Neck Cancer - recipes, newsletters, fundraising and activities. The website also has information regarding the 'Patient Research Forum' as well as links to other support groups both locally and nationally.

Click on the logo for the website.

Click here for the HaNC website

Or visit the Merseyside Cancer Network Website.

How will cancer affect my life?

We have compiled over 800 individual questionnaires completed by our patients over the last 10 years to allow users to perform a customisable search to help predict what their quality of life might be like after surgery / radiotherapy. Use the link below to access this part of our site.

How will cancer affect me

Patient Information Discs

We now have a lot of our patient information and stories on disc. If you would like one sent out to you please contact our Clinical Nurse Specialists


Support our research

Support our ongoing research by Giving to the Aintree Head & Neck Cancer Charitable Research Fund.

Find out more about our forthcoming Fundraising Events - Click Here


Online Forum

Please use the online forum and message board to share your experiences with us and other other patients.

go to the online forum

Patient Audio Stories

Some of our previous patients have kindly provided audio storeis. these give fantastic insights into their own personal struggle with head and neck cancer and we hope that you will find them inspiring.

Read and listen to patient stories

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