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Alice-May Purkiss

Cancer Patient Stories

Alice-May Purkiss is a writer from London who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015.

Overview

Published
10 Articles
Location
London, United Kingdom

Overview

After being diagnosed with breast cancer, aged 26, she strives to make life better for others who are floored by a cancer diagnosis.

 She also writes extensively about mental health and reads too many books.

UK/MED/19/0311 November 2019

Published Articles

Say What? How to Nip Unwanted Cancer Advice in the Bud
9 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

Say What? How to Nip Unwanted Cancer Advice in the Bud

Can Telling Our Story Help with Cancer Trauma?
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

Can Telling Our Story Help with Cancer Trauma?

A Letter to Myself: 5 Years After My Cancer Diagnosis
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

A Letter to Myself: 5 Years After My Cancer Diagnosis

How Cancer Changed Me as a Person
5 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

How Cancer Changed Me as a Person

4 Tips to Manage Relationships After a Cancer Diagnosis
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

4 Tips to Manage Relationships After a Cancer Diagnosis

Coping with Survivor’s Guilt and Cancer
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

Coping with Survivor’s Guilt and Cancer

Reclaiming My Body after Cancer
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

Reclaiming My Body after Cancer

5 Things Cancer Taught Me about Self-Isolation
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

5 Things Cancer Taught Me about Self-Isolation

5 Mindful Ways to Practice Self-Care Online
7 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

5 Mindful Ways to Practice Self-Care Online

9 Tips to Get Active With and Beyond Cancer
5 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

9 Tips to Get Active With and Beyond Cancer