Bournemouth Local MDS Group
Support, Information, Awareness & Campaigns for those affected by Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Come and share your questions and experience
Friends and family members are also invited
The first meeting of this group took place on 12th November 2014 and was a great success, thanks to the support of Dr Sally Killick and fantastic contributions from all the attendees.
Meetings are scheduled on Wednesdays between 10.30 am – 1 pm every 4 months.
- Share experiences in dealing with their disease, concerns, advices etc.
- Discussion about What is fatigue? What are the sources of fatigue? and how to cope with fatigue?
- Group discussion on travel insurances for MDS patients
Patients in the Wessex region can also benefit from additional complementary treatments and services, provided free of charge by the Wessex Cancer Trust.
We encourage you to check their website:
www.wessexcancer.org.uk/Pages/Category/centres At all of our free Cancer Support Centres, clients are welcomed by our volunteer befrienders who are equipped to provide information, support and a listening ear.
Our team of specialist counsellors are there to help deal with the emotional impact of cancer and our complementary therapists aim to improve well-being, help with pain management and increase self-confidence.