Luke was diagnosed with Desmoplastic small-round-cell tumour, a rare cancer. After various surgeries and months of chemo and radiation he’s been in remission for 4 months. A big racing car fan, Luke is enjoying the post hospital life and getting on […]
Now Ruth’s treatment has finished Ruth tells us of the things she has planned and how important it is to set goals.
Coming to the end of treatment can be an exciting but equally anxious time, Ruth tells us how anti-climatic it all was to finally finish treatment and how she’s now questioning what to do next with her life.
Ruth tells us how she was approved for a month’s worth of Proton Therapy in America and how she and her mum had to stay over there for her treatment but the rest of Ruth’s family managed to fly over and […]
Alice Bullock was one of JTV’s very first serial filmmakers, in total Alice made over 30 films for JTV Cancer Support. We hear from Alice’s mum, Sonia who talks about the impact of JTV on Alice’s life. To watch Alice’s […]
Second part of Ruth’s story, this time Ruth talks us through her experiences of having chemotherapy and its side effects.
We hear from Heena, Thomas & Ruth who talk about scanxiety and how they deal with this. “Scanxiety – Anxiety and worry that accompanies the period of time before undergoing or receiving the results of scans/tests.”
Ruth was travelling around South America when she started to experience pain and numbness down her left leg. Originally health professionals thought Ruth had an ovarian cyst but after numerous tests and complications of a diagnosis of Histoplasmosis, it was […]
Patients Sam and Jane share their stories of how cancer has impacted on their lives and their feelings towards their body image.
Filmed for the Cambridge Pathways Project. Dr. Boo Messahel Consultant Paediatric Oncologist talks about Rhabdomyosarcoma a type of muscle cancer.
Sometimes it can be really hard to move forward from cancer but the young people in this film explain how it’s perfectly normal to feel those feelings and talk about how cancer has changed them. This film is apart of a […]
This film focuses on how the young people have coped during and after cancer treatment with their relationships with partners, family and friends as well as how to deal with new relationships. This film is apart of a series of films called […]
After cancer treatment the young people found themselves having to deal with a series of physical effects including fatigue, memory problems (chemo brain) body image issues and fertility problems. During this film the young people discuss how they have coped with […]