16 year old Ryan from Portsmouth was diagnosed with cancer for the first time at only 3 years old with Burkitt’s lymphoma (B Cell lymphoma) after biopsies, operations, chemotherapy and a couple of infections later Ryan started to get better and eventually cured however a recent ultrasound has found a mass in Ryan’s bowel but the exact diagnosis of the mass is baffling all of the medical staff and no-one knows what it is, so hopefully a laparotomy will provide all the answers they have been looking for!
Filmed as part of 2017’s One Week In Cancer here we meet Mum, Sarah and her son Ryan. Sarah explains how 15 year old Ryan was diagnosed with a rare lymphoma.
Here we meet 24 year old Amy who was diagnosed with Stage 2B Hodgkin’s Lymphoma after experiencing night sweats, infections, itchiness and a lump. Amy tells us how she was initially put into remission in February 2015 but unfortunately in […]
20 year old Cameron has been in remission for the last five years. Cameron talks about the weeks leading up to Cameron being diagnosed with Burkitt’s Lymphoma when he was 15 years old and talks about the treatment that followed. […]
When Matt was 20 years old his life was all about university, booze and football not thinking about the possibility of getting cancer but it was after Matt hurt his ankle during a football match that a scan and a […]
Will was diagnosed at 24 years old with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma after months of doctors appointments and scans. Before diagnosis Will had been suffering with night sweats, sickness and a chronic cough but after an appointment with a heart specialist and […]