Ben remembers that he had a weird sense that he would one day get cancer. He realised that having cancer made him not like other people his age, which made it easier for him to accept his sexuality. Ben doesn’t […]
Shona, Caroline and patient Jacob talk about all things to do with sexuality and how it might change once you’ve had cancer.
Daniel was hiding his sexuality before being diagnosed with osteosarcoma and throughout this film Daniel shares some advice on how to deal with sexuality and cancer.
Michelle was diagnosed with AML (Acute Myeloid Leukaemia) back in July 2007 and since then has had two stem cell transplants. Michelle talks openly and honestly about the impact her diagnosis, treatment and transplants has had on not only her […]
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.
Kelly Denver and Faye Lilley give a highly insightful talk on sexuality and body image, bringing to light the pressure, through images we see all around us, to look and act in a certain way. Relating the discussion to their […]
Coming all the way from San Diego, John Spinetta shares his wise words of wisdom on the losses and gains faced during a young person’s cancer journey. Drawing on his own experiences of working with young people, John bases his […]
Sarah Houghton, Young People’s Social Worker for Clic Sargent, gives an insightful talk on Sexuality and Body Image at the Winter Education Day, covering a wide range of sexual issues faced by young people during and post treatment.
Part two of the “Let’s Talk About Sex” series sees the discussion on sexual issues focus on fertility, and the worry and disappointment of potentially not being able to conceive once treatment is over. We hear from former patients who […]
As part of the Teenage and Young Adult Cancer Services, this video openly discusses the effect cancer can have on personal factors such as fertility, sexual activity and relationships. Four former patients honestly share their experiences of problems faced throughout […]
Allan Pacey presents a big issue for many cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy…