Emma had a bone marrow transplant on an adult ward. She had to stay in her room for 4-5 weeks, but mum could stay too.
This film follows the journey of Olly Rofix, diagnosed with Leukaemia in 2005. Showing the good and bad parts of treatment, including drastic weight loss and extreme side effects from chemo and radiotherapy, Olly charts his time in hospital, including […]
After seeing a bit of Emma previously, it’s time to get to know her better in this highly informative and honest film, charting her story so far. Diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in October 2008 after a series of symptoms led […]
Here we meet 22 year old Claire Henderson who, after finding a lump in her groin in early 2007, was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. As Claire tells her story, we learn about her daily routine in hospital, how she felt […]
Questions: “When you are diagnosed were you given any choice of treatments?”, “Do you have any hormone requirements?”, “Were you hormone requirements adequately addressed at the time of treatment?”, “A standard 6 week treatment with 70% chance of cure Vs. […]
Bonnie starts her chemo treatment and talks us through her tablets, transfusions, sickness etc. It doesn’t sound easy…
Now that Lorna is in remission she talks us through her diagnosis and treatment of Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.
Luisa goes for an endocrine test 20 months post transplant.
Alice celebrates her 17th birthday, and gets a car! Please visit www.chrislucastrust.com for more info on Rhabdomyosarcoma.
18 months post transplant Luisa has a scare after a random blood test shows a dramatic platelet drop.
Alice tries to lead as normal life as possible by going to school etc. despite constant interruptions for blood tests and treatment. Please visit www.chrislucastrust.com for more info on Rhabdomyosarcoma.
Milissa goes to get her hair styled, and explains her own private experiences with her leukemia, and how losing her hair was hard to go through.