Cancer of the larynx and HPV helplines
Use our helplines to find more information and advice on cancer of the larynx and HPV
NHS Choices - Cancer of the Larynx
Comprehensive help and information on laryngeal cancer with links to external sites.
McMillan Cancer Care
Helpline: 0808 808 00 00
Information on laryngeal cancer, including how it is diagnosed, treatments you might have, possible side effects and how to get further support. If you have any questions about cancer, need support, or if you just want someone to talk to, call the free helpline.
Helpline: 0808 800 4040
CancerHelp UK is a free information service about cancer and cancer care for people with cancer and their families. This link is all about cancer of the larynx (voice box), including symptoms and causes, tests to diagnose laryngeal cancer, and treatment including surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy, biological therapy (cetuximab) and current research. Living with laryngeal cancer covers coping with your diagnosis, and managing after treatment with speech changes, breathing changes, diet issues and your sex life.
The Cancer Laryngectomee Trust
Helpline: 01422 205 522
The Cancer Laryngectomee Trust was formed in 1985 by a laryngectomee, Sydney Norgate, to help provide support and understanding for people who are about to have, or have had, a laryngectomy. Our aim is to promote and assist the relief of all people in the UK who have had a laryngectomy, rhis includes our free book Laryngectomy is not a Tragedy by Sydney Norgate.
The Mouth Cancer Foundation
Helpline: 01924 950 950
The Mouth Cancer Foundation (MCF) is a charity solely dedicated to the relief of sickness and the promotion and protection of good health among those suffering or at risk of mouth, throat and other head & neck cancers. It provides direct links to the relevant sections of existing cancer sites and includes patient experiences as well as an online support group.
The Swallows (Head & Neck Cancer Charity)
Phone: 07504 725 059
We are known as The Swallows because of the difficulty a lot of people have with swallowing. This group is designed to help provide information for both patients and their carers. The Swallows was formed by cancer patients to help and support fellow sufferers and their carers.
Patient.co.uk – HPV Immunisation
Patient.co.uk is one of the most trusted medical resources in the UK, supplying evidence based information on a wide range of medical and health topics to patients and health professionals.