Paralympic swimmer Giles Long MBE had dreams of competing at the Olympic Games as a child but after a diagnosis of Osteosarcoma a type of Bone Cancer and having to have a metal prothesis in his arm put an end […]
Films Tagged: X-Ray (19 films)
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 […]
Mungo vs Cancer
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 […]
Our Voice – Alfie Carpenter
Our Voice are a series of films which formed part of a workshop session by Professor Ian Lewis and Dr. Dan Stark which were used at the first ENTYAC (European Network for Teenagers and Young Adults with Cancer) course about […]
Our Voice – Symptoms Diagnosis
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 […]
Laura’s journey with Hodgkin’s
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 […]
A revealing film on the important topic that is late diagnosis, young people share their experience on how doctors continued to miss their symptoms and how these impacted on their daily lives.
Here we are introduced to Holly Rix from Cardiff, who was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in January of last year. After discovering a lump on her neck, Holly visited her GP, who then referred her to the hospital to have […]
Here we meet Katy Johncock, diagnosed with cancer after a series of tests and X-Rays. Katy talks us through her past experiences of life on treatment, including the symptoms and side effects of her drugs and the profound affect it […]
Eamon talks about his testicular cancer, and how he avoided going to the doctor for some time due to embarrassment and dis-belief.
Diagnosed with Leukemia, Thomas gives us a very personal account of his beliefs, and how he coped with the diagnosis after being told there was no cure; obtaining drugs previously not available on the NHS.
Some thoughts on treatment options when removing parts of bone. With Zara Free, Lucie Carrington, and Anneke Edwick.