We join Alan who was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma at the age of 17 at one of CanTeen Ireland’s weekends away. Alan talks about all the treatment he had to go through including chemotherapy, radiotherapy and a stem cell transplant.
Talking us through his experience of cancer, here we meet twenty-year-old Dylan Joint, who was diagnosed with a brain tumour in 1997. After a relapse two years later, Dylan faced a hard battle to regain his health, dealing with intense […]
Here we meet Bridget Jenkins, whose younger brother was diagnosed with Leukemia aged just thirteen. As Bridget talks us through her story, describing the hardships of watching a sibling fight cancer, we hear what life is like from the perspective […]
Here we meet Lynda Killeen from Ireland, who was diagnosed with cancer at a very early age. After earlier set backs, Lynda went on to study at college, where a nasty fall meant the start of other serious problems. Lynda […]
Established in May 1990, this film follows the work of CanTeen Ireland- a specialist teenage support group bringing teenagers affected by cancer together through a series of organised recreational trips and activities. Recognising the needs of young people post treatment […]
Watch out…Dylan’s about! No-one’s safe from the camera as this year’s heart throb stops to chat to members of the conference, get their views on how the weekend is going and step into his new role as microwave operative of […]
Just a bit of fun on Dylan’s part…and the first ever marriage proposal at a FYSOT conference? I think so!
The film was made at the ’05 TCT conference where Dylan was a well known character.