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Travel & Travel Insurance after a Cancer Diagnosis

Fiona Macrae

Fiona Macrae, founded the travel insurance brand Insurancewith when she struggled to get travel insurance after her own cancer diagnosis in 2005. Fiona founded Insurancewith with the aim of providing people with medical conditions such as cancer a fair and affordable travel insurance policy to cover their upcoming holidays.

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Meet our Ambassador and volunteer, Roz Colthart, as she bravely shares her heartfelt journey alongside her Mum's battle with lung cancer.


As Roz reminds us, you are never alone. If you or a loved one are facing cancer, we're here to support you.

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Thoughtful Gift Ideas and the Value of Time - Supporting a Friend with Cancer

Jen Hardy

Jen was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer in 2017

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Clare shares her tips on food that helped her mother through her cancer diagnosis - kid's ready meals and pineapple


Clare supported her mother through her cancer diagnosis

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Rachel shares her hints and tips on how to prepare to meet with your oncologist


Rachel lives with secondary breast cancer

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Dave's story - being diagnosed and living with incurable prostate cancer

Dave Woods

Dave is living with incurable stage 4 prostate cancer

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Anna's Story - Supporting a partner

Anna Baker

Anna cared for her partner Gary in the 3 years he lived with pancreatic cancer

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Katie's Story - Losing a parent

Katie Saker

Katie's mum died from cancer when Katie was 16 years old

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Ian J's Story - A diagnosis of prostate cancer

Ian Jack

Ian is living with prostate cancer

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Yasmin's Story - Losing a grandparent


Yasmin's Grandfather died from cancer when she was 16 years old

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I cannot “fix” it, but I can make the journey easier

Gill Scott

Gill's sister has incurable secondary breast cancer

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Love yourself and find your tribe

Rachel Hanley

Rachel had primary cancer in 2011 and secondary cancer from 2017

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