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This website is intended for an international audience, excluding the United States, Canada and France

Patient*, Living with NETs

“Living’ is the keyword here. I’m still here and may not have as much strength as I did, but am using this time when I have ‘good hours’ and taking it easier when I need to.”

*Quote from a patient who completed an anonymous survey conducted in five countries in 2015

Hobbies and interests to try

Home activities

  • Take up a craft, such as knitting, crocheting, beading, or model making
  • Read some classic novels or self-help books
  • Learn to speak a new language with the help of book, DVD, audio files or an online resource
  • Find Internet courses to learn computing skills or web design
  • Make some new music playlists, and listen to favourite songs to cheer you up

Group activities

  • Learn new skills by taking a cooking or computing class
  • Become more creative by joining arts or drama groups, or take some pottery classes
  • Join social groups, such as book clubs, knitting circles, or coffee groups
  • Keep active outside with gardening, fishing, walking or photography groups
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This website is intended for an international audience, excluding the United States, Canada and France. This website has been developed by Ipsen in collaboration with those living with NETs and the healthcare professionals who care for them. Ipsen would like to thank everyone for their valuable insights and stories. All names used on this website are not necessarily real names. Visit www.ipsen.com for more information about us. Website design and development by Kanga Health Ltd.