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Our aims are:
- To support patients and their loved ones, who may feel alone or ill-prepared for challenges ahead.
- To support healthcare professionals in providing patient-focused care.
- To promote better communication between patients and health professionals.
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I can now go to my Surgeon's appointment not feeling helpless and stupid and just having to "put up with" . Now I can ask "proper" questions and get the right answers for me.