Liz McAinish contracted coronavirus while undergoing breast cancer treatment in 2020.
Health secretary Jeane Freeman said using five independent hospitals would create additional capacity.
Lesley Osborne hopes that her story will inspire others to attend routine cancer screenings despite Covid concerns.
Holly Blake was told in August she had less than a month to live after doctors said she had a rare form of sarcoma.
Cancer referrals for the first three full months of lockdown were almost a quarter lower than a year ago.
Health secretary informs MSPs and MPs of 'significant delays' to wards 2A and 2B due to coronavirus pandemic.
Campaigners want more to be done to tackle tobacco use, alcohol consumption and unhealthy diets.
From April to June, total deaths in Scotland were around a third higher than usual - around 4500 excess deaths.
NHS Scotland figures show 33,958 cancers – excluding skin melanomas – were diagnosed in 2018.
A number of elective surgeries - including knee and hip replacements - have also been cancelled.
Margaret Duffy has spoken out about her own battle ahead of World Cancer Day.
Health secretary Jeane Freeman said she was giving NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde 'one final chance'.
Mollie Hughes, 29. from Edinburgh skied eastwards for 702 miles, enduring whiteouts and freezing conditions.