Supporting the

Neuroendocrine Cancer Community

People’s Poem Project

People’s Poem Project

People’s Poem on Health : Entries can be submitted online, the closing date is Friday 25th August. During our lives, we all have our own, unique, experiences of wellness and illness, and our health highs and lows. Our need and desire for good health is the one...
Faces of NCUK

Faces of NCUK

Around 36,000 people are affected by Neuroendocrine Cancer in the UK, with over 5,000 people newly diagnosed each year. That is more than 13 people a day. For many the first time they will have heard about Neuroendocrine Cancer will be the day they receive their...
Faces of NCUK, Kevin’s Story

Faces of NCUK, Kevin’s Story

Name: Kevin Age: 53 Neuroendocrine Cancer Site: Small Intestine / Liver Kevin’s Story: I was diagnosed in early 2021 with primary NET in my small intestine and secondary in my liver after initially attending A&E with suspected gall stones, and as with many people...
Neuroendocrine Cancer Patient Story

Neuroendocrine Cancer Patient Story

Name: Deborah Age: 60 Neuroendocrine Cancer Site: Primary to small bowel. Metastasis to liver.   Deborah’s story: I was diagnosed in February 2016 with small bowel Neuroendocrine Cancer with liver metastasis. For years I thought I was going through the...
New Neuroendocrine Cancer Patient Ambassador

New Neuroendocrine Cancer Patient Ambassador

Please join us in welcoming our newest Ambassador, Maxine to the team 🦋   Maxine is 74 and previously a Deputy Head Teacher. Here’s a snippet of Maxine’s story:   💬 I’m Maxine Patterson and seventy-four years old. I was a deputy headteacher, but my first...