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Take on the 20 for 20 Challenge for WMUK!

We've teamed up with 19 other rare and less common cancer charities in the 20 for 20 Challenge. Take on 20 challenges in 20 days this autumn and raise funds for WMUK to help us help others during this challenging time. Cancer doesn't stop for COVID, and neither do we.
Ellie from Berkshire

Ellie's story

“The day-to-day challenges of living with a rare cancer that no-one seems to have heard of, let alone pronounce, has had an overwhelming effect on our lives.”

We’re really grateful to Ellie for sharing her thoughts and feelings since being diagnosed with WM earlier this year.
Flu jab

Should I have the flu (influenza) jab, and is it safe?

Vaccination against seasonal flu offers Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia (WM) patients, who often have weakened immune systems, some protection against the most common strains of flu. The flu vaccine is therefore recommended in all and preferably also family members of WM patients to keep the flu levels low in the community.
Are you currently taking zanubrutinib?

Are you currently taking zanubrutinib?

We are very keen to hear from any WM patients who are currently taking zanubrutinib in the UK. If you would be prepared to share your experiences to inform our work on a forthcoming NICE appraisal, please do get in touch.
R4AR JOGLE 2020 for Waldenstroms

Thank you to the R4AR 2020 JOGLE Team!

Congratulations from everyone at WMUK to the incredible R4AR JOGLE 2020 cyclists on completing their John O’Groats to Land’s End challenge, having cycled through Storm Ellen and Storm Frances to raise nearly £40,000 for their chosen charities - WMUK, The Brain Tumour Charity and Headcase Cancer Trust, in memory of Rory Morrison and Alex Baigler. 
Webinar recording 2

WEBINAR: WM and COVID-19

A recording of our joint webinar "WM and COVID-19" held in partnership with Lymphoma Action on Friday 19th June, is now available for those who were not able to join us on the day, or who wish to watch it again. 

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