When Michael Mulchrone learned the lung cancer he thought long gone had migrated to his brain and doctors mentioned palliative care in 2015, he was fearful of the journey ahead. A year-and-a-half later, Mike says palliative care was a life-enriching experience.
"Of course, I knew of, and had experienced, tremendous fatigue during my year of active treatment and I thought I knew all about fatigue. But this was the first time someone used the term ‘fatigue’ to explain what I was currently going through. It was such a relief." - Nicki Polykarpou, breast cancer survivor diagnosed with post cancer fatigue