Working in the licensed trade can take its toll on your health. As the charity devoted to the industry, we are familiar with the typical health concerns that people who work in the trade tend to suffer from.

Cancer is a common condition. More than one in three people will develop some form of cancer during their lifetime. It is the development of abnormal cells that the body cannot control and can affect all parts of the body, which means some types are exclusive to women and others affect only men. There are over 200 different types of cancer, each with its own methods of diagnosis and treatment.

The following help sheet provides information on what will happen next if you are diagnosed with cancer and how to access further support.