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Social care needs of people with cancer

Research by Macmillan reveals that at least 160,000 people with cancer are often left housebound due to a lack of support.

At least 100,000 people are often unable to wash themselves, dress or go to the toilet. One in seven have had to go to hospital for an unplanned or emergency visit because of a lack of support for their practical or personal needs. More....