Filmed for the Cambridge Pathways Project. Rita Maringuerra works in the mould room in the radiotherapy department where they make radiotherapy masks in particular Rita talks about head moulds which are used for brain tumour treatment.
Time to meet Brent who is from South West Queensland. Brent has just starting chemotherapy after having radiotherapy and surgery. Brent fills us in on how he was diagnosed with cancer after experiencing headaches, his stem cell transplant and how […]
Nathan is 17 years old and was diagnosed with a brain tumour after experiencing blackouts and collapsing. Nathan has already had six weeks of radiotherapy and now on chemotherapy. Nathan explains how rough he’s feeling as he’s in hospital with […]
Months after her own Mum was diagnosed with cancer, April got the devastating news that she also had cancer after numerous visits to her GP who passed her headaches off as other conditions. April needed a shunt and surgery immediately […]
Here we meet fourteen-year-old David Cowan, who was diagnosed with brain cancer in December last year. David tells us about his initial reaction to the news, remaining cool and collected at all times. David also offers some tips on what […]