Chemotherapy Radiotherapy & Coronavirus

How long is your immunity reduced when you have been treated with chemotherapy and radiotherapy? Should I be taking extra care of myself with Coronavirus in mind?

Hi flowerof69,

Thank you for your comment. In regard to your question, you can call our nurses on 0808 800 6000 who will be able to offer some support on how to look after yourself during this time. They are available Monday - Friday 9am-4pm and Saturday mornings from 9am-1pm.

If you’d prefer, you can post your comment to the Ask Our Nurses board where they can write a reply.

Hope this helps.

Best wishes


Thanks Saskia.

i have spoken to a very helpful nurse on your helpline who directed me to the information posted on your Facebook page this answered my concerns and I have shared your info with my peer group.

once again Many Thanks!

I would also like to ask this so was wondering if you got an answer thank you