Information Leaflets and Useful links

Here are some of the leaflets and links we have available that may be useful to help you understand your head and neck cancer treatment.

Please note

Not all of the information leaflets are relevant to every patient. If you are unsure, then ask your clinical nurse specialist.

A) Diagnosis

  1. I’ve been told I have head and neck cancer- what happens next? (56kb)
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  2. Tongue base/Tonsil Cancer – what is it?
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B)Treatments

Non-surgical treatments

  1. About Radiotherapy (56kb)
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  2. What happens after radiotherapy? (55.4kb)
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  3. Voice Care during Radio- and Chemotherapy(28kb)
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  4. Swallowing Exercises during Radiotherapy(48kb)
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Surgical treatments

  1. About Tracheostomy(114kb)
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  2. Having a Laryngectomy(193kb)
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  3. Physiotherapy after your neck dissection(140kb)
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Tongue base/ tonsil cancer treatment

  1. Treating Tongue base/ tonsil cancer
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C) Palliative Treatments

  1. Head and Neck Chemotherapy(30kb)
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D) Supportive treatments

  1. Trinity Holistic Centre

Leaflets from our national association- BAHNO:

Links to Macmillan website: