Our Cancer Cash Story

In September 2020, we received the terrible news that no one wants to ever hear,  my wife Nadine was diagnosed with pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP). Our world changed immediately with Nadine’s world promptly fell apart and my only memory from that moment was grabbing...

Georgina

It is with a heavy heart that we announce that our friend and colleague, Georgina Morgan has died. We have been honoured to have Georgina as a Trustee here at Pseudomyxoma Survivor for over two years. As both a medical professional and a pseudomyxoma peritonei patient...

Dr Jason Spendelow

Continuing our commitment to supporting those affected by pseudomyxoma peritonei, appendix cancer and other rare peritoneal malignancies, clinical psychologist Dr Jason Spendelow has joined our board of medical advisors. Jason has been a member of our community for...

Expansion Exercise with Dr Jason Spendelow

In our workshops with Dr Jason Spendelow, we’ve been looking at how we can deal with the feelings we have after a diagnosis with pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) or appendix cancer. One of the techniques Jason introduced us to is expansion. Expansion means opening...

Jamie’s Gift Lists – Hospital

When someone is battling cancer, they are usually overwhelmed and a thoughtful, useful gift can make a big difference in their daily life or comfort level. I came up with a series of lists because I realized that a lot of people are unsure of what to give or do for a...

Coronavirus Vaccines

Pseudomyxoma Survivor has received a number of inquiries as to whether people with a diagnosis of pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP) or appendix cancer should have a COVID-19 vaccination. There is no evidence to support that people with rare diseases should avoid...