- Author: Peter Wilkinson, Zara Free
- Published: 29th Feb '12
- Channel: FYSOT, Teenage Cancer Trust
- Region: Birmingham, Sheffield, UK
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Here we get to see a friendship come together in the name of body image issues! Peter and Zara both had different cancers at different times in their lives, both treated at different hospitals but one thing they both have in common is the fact that because of cancer and it’s treatment they both now have to cope with body image issues. Zara speaks of how she has to cope with her GVHD (graph-verses-host-disease) and how her petite figure often gets plenty of people talking. Peter goes on to speak about how excessive steriods made him balloon up to 20 stone and how difficult he’s found his weight at different stages of his life but the major thing both Zara and Peter have got out of their experience is one beautiful friendship…cancer friends for life!
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