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Complete Guide to Breast Cancer Care Box

Complete Guide to Breast Cancer Care Box

This Complete Guide to Breast Cancer Care Box is a thoughtful, practical and comforting way to show your loved one that you are there to support them through their breast cancer treatment. By gifting your loved one with The Complete Guide to Breast Cancer Book "The book you can trust to support you at every stage of your treatment - and beyond" you can be assured you are providing them with the best advice and support, as well as some useful gifts to help them through their treatment.


This Complete Guide to Breast Cancer Support Care Box contains:


💙 The Complete Guide to Breast Cancer Book - by Professor Trisha Greenhalgh & Dr Liz O'Riordan

💙 Cupcake Socks

💙 Queasy Drops

💙 Udderly Smooth Extra Care Cream

💙 Evian Spray

💙 Cuticle Care Balm

💙 Himalayan Bath Salt Sachet

💙 Spacemask

💙 Cotton Moisturising Gloves

💙 Organic Three Ginger Pukka Tea Sachets

💙 Here For You Postcard

💙 Product Information Sheet

  • The Complete Guide to Breast Cancer Book
    "The book you can trust to support you at every stage of your treatment - and beyond"

    Winner of best 'Popular Medicine' book, BMA Medical Book Awards 2019 and written by Professor Trisha Greenhalgh, an academic GP, and Dr Liz O’Riordan, a Consultant Breast Cancer Surgeon, are not only outstanding doctors but they have also experienced breast cancer firsthand.

    The Complete Guide to Breast Cancer brings together all the knowledge they have gathered as patients and as doctors to give you and your family a trusted, thorough and up-to-date source of information. Designed to empower the reader during their breast cancer treatment, it covers:

    Simple explanations of every breast cancer treatment
    - Coping with the emotional burden of breast cancer
    - Frank advice about sex and relationships
    - Staying healthy during and after treatment
    - Dealing with the fear of recurrence
    - Living with secondary breast cancer

    This book is packed full of all the things the authors wished they’d known when they were diagnosed and tips on how to cope with surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy and beyond, this is the only book you need to guide you through your breast cancer diagnosis. 

    Some more information about these incredible authors;
    Trisha Greenhalgh (Author)
    Professor Trisha Greenhalgh is a GP and internationally recognised academic who works as a senior professor at the University of Oxford and has appeared on Woman's Hour and The Today Programme. She is the author of over 400 academic papers and 15 textbooks, including the bestselling book How to Read a Paper: The Basics of Evidence-Based Medicine.

    Liz O’Riordan (Author)Liz O'Riordan is a Consultant Oncoplastic Surgeon who blogs about her experiences as a doctor and patient. She has written articles for the Huffington Post, Macmillan, The Pool and Grazia. Her TEDx talk is called ‘Jar of Joy’.

    CupCake Socks

    These super cute, fluffy socks come packaged to look like a Cupcake and will keep your loved one's feet cosy and warm during and after treatment. 98% polyester fibre, 2% spandex.


    Queasy Drops

    Queasy Drops have been developed by healthcare professionals. They contain powerful essential oils proven to relieve nausea which can be an unfortunate side effect of chemotherapy. They are completely natural, drug free and 100% safe. Queasy Drops are also a natural way to alleviate a dry mouth and strange tastes in the mouth. They can be a great way to manage nausea and queasiness during chemotherapy treatment.


    Udderly Smooth Extra Care Cream

    Udderly Smooth Extra Care Cream is often recommended by healthcare professionals for oncology skin care. It's a non-greasy, deeply moisturising cream which helps to prevent peeling and cracking of the skin, particularly during chemotherapy treatment. Udderly Smooth Extra Care Cream contains 10% urea which is well-known for its hydrating, exfoliating and protecting properties. Fragrance free. Net weight 114g.When experiencing the side effects of chemotherapy on the skin, patients should firstly contact their healthcare professional for approval of any product prior to use. Ingredients; Aqua, Urea, Stearic Acid, PED-2 Stearate, Propylene, Glycol, Isopropyl Mysristate, Dimethicone, Lanolin Oil, Paraffinum Liquidum, Triethanalomine, Allantoin, Methylbaraben, Propylparaben.


    Evian Spray

    The World’s favourite mineral water brand has created a lightweight mist for all ages. This 50ml can fits in most bags and is perfect for keeping skin hydrated and refreshed throughout the day. It is hypo-allergenic and has a neutral pH, completely free from chemical treatments and is safe for all skin types. It can be particularly refreshing if skin is feeling dry and sensitive from cancer treatment. It can also provide welcome relief when feeling nauseous from treatment.


    Cuticle Care Balm

    This Cuticle Care Balm is a handmade Aromatherapy treatment for softening and treating dry, cracked and sore cuticles and nails. Full of Essential Oils to soften and soothe skin, rejuvenate and calm. To use, apply to nails and cuticle beds, massage and leave to soak in. Use daily until cuticles are in desired condition then weekly to maintain. This Cuticle Care balm is in a 10g pot. Although our products are made from natural ingredients with no added chemicals or preservatives, this product may contain a small quantity of Sweet Almond Oil (just a precautionary note for Nut Allergy sufferers). Ingredients: Lavender Essential, Cocoa Butter, Coconut Oil, Beeswax, Vitamin E Oil, Shea Butter, Sweet Orange Essential Oil, Frankincense Oil, Myrrh Essential Oil.


    Himalayan Bath Salt Sachet - 75g

    This sachet of Himalayan Bath Salts is a blend of coarse and fine pink Himalayan Salts with no additional ingredients that could cause irritation to sore radiated skin. Softening and hydrating, these salts are an excellent way to help you to relax. They are inspired by the best that nature has to offer for beautifully pampering luxury. Himalayan Bath Salts are calming and soothing, moisturising and hydrating for your skin and have been used for centuries in beauty and Spa/Wellness treatments. Single serving.



    A cancer diagnosis is stressful. From the moment your loved one open the spacemask self-heating, sleep mask, you will be temptingly invited on a journey of relaxation. Spacemasks make a great, indulgent treat for anyone facing the stress of cancer treatment. Cruelty free and vegan. Single Mask.


    Cotton Moisturising Gloves

    Some chemotherapy drugs may cause sore, dry hands and feet. These cotton gloves are a must have for dry hands and nails. Helping skin to lock in moisture, these non-absorbent gloves work by warming the skin making creams and lotions soak into every crevice keeping hands supple and hydrated for longer.

    Organic Three Ginger Pukka Tea Sachets
    Known in India as the 'universal herb', Pukka Tea ginger comes from projects creating 1,000's of acres of organic land supplying over 100 incredible herbs. The world's favourite spice - ginger. A trio of golden roots that glow from the inside. Pukka tea uses the highest grade organic herbs. Each one blending our herbal wisdom with delicious flavours to help you to manage chemo related nausea. Organic and Kosher.

    Here For You Postcard

    Our exclusive 'Here for you' postcard is a perfect way to send a message to your loved one. We can write the message for you - just let us know when you check out.


    Product Information Sheet

    Our product information sheet provides your loved one with an explanation of the contents of their Care Box - explaining why each product has been chosen and how they can help to ease some of the side effects of your loved one’s treatment.



    In the unlikely event that an item within our Care Box is unavailable, CancerPal reserves the right to substitute it with a similar item of equal or greater value than the original, in order to ensure your Care Box is sent out without delay.”