Filmed in November 2012. With Peter’s upcoming brain surgery we catch up with Peter who’s continuing to work as after all the show will go on and his alter-ego Pierre still has to have his air time!! It’s also an […]
Abbie was just 14 when she was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, now in remission Abbie shares her story discussing her symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and beyond cancer. Abbie’s story was filmed as part of the Our Voice series. Our Voice are a […]
It’s a day that Peter thought would never happen but a phone call from the hospital has put Peter’s health up in the air. We see Peter in the weeks up to his brain surgery talking about the possibility of […]
Steph was originally diagnosed in 2009 with an Ewing Sarcoma, Steph had to go through intense chemotherapy and radiotherapy before she was given the all clear. Steph started to get her life back on track but unfortunately Steph relapsed and […]
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.
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 […]
Sam was just three years old when his parents noticed that he wasn’t feeling well on a family holiday, weeks later he was then diagnosed with Leukaemia and then relapsed when he was six years old. At the time Sam […]
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 […]
Lucy was a 20 year old student when she was diagnosed with Leukaemia. After a few months of chemotherapy, Lucy thought all was well, however three years later Lucy was told the devastating news that she had relapsed and a […]
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.
Here we are introduced to Anna and Donna, who are currently both receiving treatment and take time out to share their experiences with cancer. Diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia last September, Australian born Anna received four rounds of chemo before […]
Here we meet Zack Hagan and family, who describe what it’s like to live with cancer as a family. First diagnosed with bone cancer when he was just ten, Zack was placed on a children’s ward and began treatment straight […]