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 […]
Soft Tissue Sarcoma (72 films)
Payton was used to being in control of his life, and therefore struggled with knowing he could not control his condition. He realised that half of the battle was mental. Payton stays positive and pushes through his treatments.
Payton – Oregon
Larry was diagnosed at 23, although his cancer is usually classed as a childhood disease. He was used to moving around a lot, and after his treatment he found walking difficult. Larry realised he was a lot stronger than he […]
Larry Ali – Cleveland
Karly had to move closer to the hospital after her diagnosis. She struggled with being separated from her friends and watching them have fun without her. Karly felt like people her age did not understand what she was feeling.
Karly – Texas
Julia was diagnosed at age 16, and had attended just one day of summer school before she was diagnosed. Julia and her family were very shocked and scared following this. She noticed drastic physical changes in her appearance, and then […]
Julia – North Carolina
Antonio talks through his diagnosis whilst playing his music. He was told that he’d have to give up most of what he enjoyed about his life. He uses music to express his new identity. Antonio wants to live everyday happily.
Antonio – Pennsylvania
Last but not last Ellie talks about her day to day challanges that she faced when going through cancer.
The Challenges of Childhood Cancer.
Ellie talks about the importance of friends whilst going through cancer and also how to make ‘cancer friends’.
How To Make Cancer Friends
Ellie explains how cancer changed her school life, how she adapted to the change and also gives tips to make school easier when going through cancer.
Mixing School With Cancer.
In this video Ellie answers questions submitted by her followers and friends.
What is cancer REALLY like? Q&A
In this video Ellie talks about her cancer treatments and also gives an update on her personal life.
Cancer Treatment & School Update.
Here we go back to Ellie’s YouTube channel where she gives us an insight to her experience of radiotherapy.
My Radiotherapy Experience.
We revisit some of Ellie’s YouTube films. This film shows us how Ellie is coping with cancer treatment as well as continuing her education. If you would like to see more of Ellie, please visit her YouTube page here.