23-year-old Catrin Pugh was a normal young girl with her dreams and life in front of her, until in an instant everything changed forever. In 2013 she sustained horrific burn injuries but has beaten all the odds to astonish medical staff, […]
Having not long come out of a serious relationship, Zeena was diagnosed with cancer. Zeena talks about how she felt the need to tell her ex of her diagnosis. Zeena also talks about how during treatment she just felt far […]
We asked our filmmakers “What advice would you give to a young person newly diagnosed with cancer?” who were on hand to give newly diagnosed patients some excellent top tips from their experiences. To watch each filmmaker’s individual advice in […]
Sue Morgan chats to pop singer Lee Brennan about his life being in the boy band 911 and about his cancer diagnosis when he was a child and how he relapsed when he was a teenager. Lee talks openly about […]
Filmed for the Cambridge Pathways Project. Dr. Amos Burke (Paediatric Oncologist) talks about chemotherapy and its side effects.
Gemma talks about how her cancer has changed her physical appearance. Gemma talks about how it was the hair loss side of chemotherapy that she really struggled with.
Brain tumour patient Peter talks about how his body image issues have affected him throughout his life including through his cancer diagnosis. Peter talks honestly about how he’s tried to take control of food as he feels like he can’t control other […]
Olivia was a normal teenager before she was diagnosed with osteosarcoma after she experienced swelling in her leg. Olivia takes us through her chemotherapy experiences and about her amputation of her leg.
Filmed as part of the After Cancer Treatment…So What Now? series, here we meet Gemma who talks about her cancer and how she copes with her diagnosis of a brain tumour in her daily life.
We hear about three major body image issues during this film. Rhiannon talks about how she loved her long hair before treatment and how she shaved it off to prevent it from falling out in clumps. Rhiannon also talks about […]
Vicki was diagnosed with Clear Cell Ovarian Cancer in November 2012 after initially being treated for irritable bowel syndrome. Vicki talks about the hardest part of her treatment which was having to deal with hair loss, as well as talking […]
Daniel takes us through the days post transplant. Things are going well as the bloods are dropping as expected, but the side effects of neutropenia are starting to kick in. The isolation is taking its toll but Daniel is keeping […]