Facing cancer alone sounds daunting and lonely, yet a considerable number of cancer patients are choosing to go it alone and keep their close friends and family in the dark.
Hiding their diagnosis and treatment is important to some people to help protect their loved ones, according to new research from Bupa.
There are two million people in the UK living with or beyond cancer. One in six people - approximately 360,000 UK adults - know someone who has decided not to tell a close family member or friend about their diagnosis at some point.
This Is Where I Leave You hits the big screen this week and marks the return of Shawn Levy to the director's chair.
Levy has delivered movies such as Real Steel, Date Night, and Night at the Museum during his career, but This Is Where I Leave You is his first film since The Internship.
This Is Where I Leave You is a big screen adaptation of the novel by Jonathan Tropper and Tropper himself has adapted his book into a screenplay.
Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta has died aged 82, and has certainly left a legacy behind.
He passed away at his Connecticut home on Monday and while the cause of death is yet to be released, he was diagnosed with cancer in 2006.
Celebrities have flocked to pay their respects to the designer in moving tributes, including Taylor Swift, Coco Rocha and Naomi Campbell.