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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
9 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 Storytelling Help with Cancer Trauma?
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

Can Storytelling 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 Ways to Nurture Relationships after a Cancer Diagnosis
4 mins
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Alice-May Purkiss

4 Ways to Nurture 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