Alfie was halfway through his second year of university when he first noticed chest pains, after numerous GP visits nothing seemed to help with the pain, eventually Alfie was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia. We hear about Alfie’s diagnosis, treatment […]
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 […]
Jasmine tells us some of her strange dreams that she has had whilst been on chemotherapy!
It’s a big day for Paul as today is the day he goes into The Christie for the start of his stem cell transplant. Paul tells us how it’s finally all hit him and that he’s full of nerves ahead […]
Here we get to see a friendship come together in the name of body image issues! Peter and Zara both had different cancers at different times in their lives, both treated at different hospitals but one thing they both have […]
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, […]
Things haven’t been that straightforward for Shahn since she was diagnosed with ALL (acute lymphoblastic leukaemia). Shahn explains what “hiccups” happened during her first few years of cancer treatment ranging from spending days in intensive care, depression whilst on steroids […]
Laura was 18 years old when she first started to notice her symptoms but mixed with usual university worries and the infamous ‘fresher flu’ Laura thought it was nothing to worry about and continued student life! The symptoms soon got […]
Nineteen year old Clare was diagnosed whilst studying at Hull university. After numerous blood tests and various GP appointments later, Clare ended up in hospital where her condition was described to her as life threatening and Doctors were unsure exactly […]
It’s been nearly two years since we last saw Emma and things are a lot different to how we left her in blog 3 after various treatment doctors have now said Emma’s diagnosis is terminal, but Emma isn’t one to […]
Will was diagnosed at 24 years old with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma after months of doctors appointments and scans. Before diagnosis Will had been suffering with night sweats, sickness and a chronic cough but after an appointment with a heart specialist and […]
An highly information film from Danyaal Raza who was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Danyaal shares handy tips and advice for anyone who might be going through similar treatment.