Waiting for follow-up scans can be worrying. Have a look at our tips on dealing with 'scanxiety'.

Waiting for follow-up scans after treatment can be very difficult. On our Helpline, Forum and Live Chat services people often use the phrase ‘scanxiety’ to describe this time and the emotions they feel. Finding out exactly when you'll receive your results and distracting yourself with music or visualisation techniques may help ease your concerns.