Filmed as apart of the Our Voice series here we meet Shelley who was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma at the age of 23. Shelley tells us how she was diagnosed with cancer and how she copes with her illness. Our Voice […]
Our Voice are a series of films which formed part of a workshop session by Professor Ian Lewis and Dr. Dan Stark which were used at the first ENTYAC (European Network for Teenagers and Young Adults with Cancer) course about […]
Filmed and edited by Ryan through jimmyteens.tv media training programme. Ryan talks about how he was diagnosed with a brain tumour at a time in his life where he was just about to start college.
Taken from footage filmed for jimmyteens.tv – One Week In Cancer. Here we meet James who is 22 years old and currently receiving treatment for Testicular Cancer. James talks about how grateful he is to receive his Macmillan grant as he’s […]
Mhairi gives us some excellent tips on how to make the most of your thin hair including using coloured dry shampoo, hair extensions and uses of a hairband. A real must watch film!
Ever wondered what life is like after cancer? Well, Lucia speaks openly and honestly about the struggles that she has experienced since becoming cancer free. Lucia tells of how her hair was a massive part of her body image issues, […]
Shahn talks about how her friends reacted to the news of her cancer diagnosis and how some friends surprised her when it came to supporting her through her treatment. We also hear Shahn speak of how fertility plays a big […]
Youthhealthtalk.org features over 200 clips from interviews with young people talking about their experiences of cancer. All interviews are by Oxford University and aim to cover everything that young people with cancer go through; from early symptoms to treatment, recovery and […]
Stacy was diagnosed at 21 years old with an aggressive primitive neuroectodermal tumour back in 2007 after months of visiting her GP with symptoms of passing blood and a large lump on her side. Stacy eventually requested an opinion from […]
Dan Savage was diagnosed with testicular cancer in 2003. During his treatment at St. James Hospital – Leeds, Dan who was studying for an Art degree at the time went on to draw sketches about his cancer experience. During his […]
Part two of Jen’s video diary sees her reminiscing on the time during her treatment, describing some of the side effects of chemo and how she coped with factors such as hair loss. Choosing the option of wearing a wig, […]
Excerpt from Chasing Rainbows: Young Adults Living With Cancer, an upbeat documentary film featuring 6 young people who are “living life while fighting for it.” For more info, visit the Chasing Rainbows channel on jimmyteens.tv or www.chasingrainbowsproduction.com.