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 […]
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 are introduced to Alex Blunt, who was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia when she was just five years old. As Alex tells her story, we hear about how she felt when she first found out, the treatment she […]
It’s a dazzling night of sparkles, glitter and fundraising as Luisa talks us through the wonderful ball she has organised, in aid of three very special charities, The Anthony Nolan Trust, Clic Sargent and the Teenage Cancer Trust. Talking about […]
Katie Knight and her dad David return to Jimmyteens to talk about Katie’s experience with cancer five years ago, plus a relapse two years later and how it affected them as a family. With the aid of blog entries, written […]
The inspirational and courageous Nicole Dryburgh shares her incredible story, starting when she was first diagnosed at age 11 with a peripheral nerve sheath tumour, a rare type of cancer. After a series of devastating relapses over the years, Nicole […]
You simply can’t sit through an episode of Coronation Street these days without someone ringing you and disturbing the peace….as Mr. Peter soon discovers! A phone call from the hospital completely disrupts his evening television schedule as our favourite cartoon […]
After being chemo free for just over a month, Alice is told the news that no-one ever wants to hear- she’s relapsed. Always with a smile on her face and determination in her voice, she explains how she is coping […]
Richard lets us know how he is getting since his previous film, with his experiences of re-diagnosis, radiotherapy, and chemotherapy.