Tasha explains how she couldn’t stop eating due to the steroids. Tasha explains how her body has changed dramatically through her treatment putting on 8 stones in 6 months but how you shouldn’t worry as you will lose that weight.
Films Tagged: Steroids (37 films)
We hear from some of our fabulous filmmakers; from chemo cravings to steroid hunger & to things they never want to eat again! Let’s talk FOOD!
Let’s talk about FOOD
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 […]
You, Me & The Big C
Filmed for the Cambridge Pathways Project. Dr. Amos Burke a paediatric oncologist talks about the brain and brain tumours.
Filmed in February 2014. Peter FINALLY starts chemotherapy, something of which he’s been anxious to start. We hear how the first cycle of chemotherapy is going and how Peter forgot how much chemotherapy can wipe you out but Peter being Peter […]
My Chemo Diary – Part Four
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 […]
FYSOT ’14 – Me, My Body Image & I
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 […]
Zeena has been on crutches ever since finishing treatment due to nerve damage that Zeena experienced due to the chemotherapy drug vincristine. Zeena chats about how she’s meeting up with the neuro-physio team to try and combat her neuropathy.
A day at the physio
Ex-Army lad Jack and Nottingham’s CLIC Sargent Young Person’s Community Worker Rachael Ewing look back on Jack’s cancer diagnosis. Jack talks about his life before Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and how Jack’s GP continuously misdiagnosed his many cancer symptoms as post-traumatic stress […]
Back in September 2012 Japeth was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia. Japeth talks about how he coped through cancer with the help of his family, friends, girlfriend and tv shows.
Lauren is back and is explaining why she’s just had some more surgery in Lauren’s final update.
The Papillary Thyroid Cancer Diary The Final Update
After experiencing a sore shoulder and tiredness Mungo was referred for various tests. After an MRI showed that Mungo had cancer but it took a few biopsies to determine which kind of cancer. Mungo explains how it took a long […]