Lymphoma

Lymphoma Is The Fifth Most Common Cancer In UK - But Can You Spot The Symptoms?

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Lymphoma is the fifth most commonly diagnosed cancer in the UK, yet awareness is limited. A recent survey, conducted as part of the Make Blood Cancer...

Nearly Ten Years On From A Teenage Cancer Diagnosis

Charlotte Crowl | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Charlotte Crowl

When I was diagnosed with cancer at the age of 17 it was a testing time. I was pretty much in denial and an array of emotions came over me, yeah I knew something was wrong, but I never thought it would be cancer.

Terminal Cancer Patients Go Into Complete Remission After Groundbreaking Gene Therapy

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Tech

A groundbreaking gene therapy treatment that alters a patient’s own blood cells into targeting cancer cells has seen some remarkable results. Of tho...

Woman's 'Shaving Rash' On Legs Turned Out To Be Symptom Of Cancer

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A young woman who thought she had a shaving rash on her legs was devastated when she discovered it was a symptom of cancer. Rhiannon Douglas, 21 from ...

Losing My Older Brother To Cancer

Svein Erik Scheie | Posted 14.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Svein Erik Scheie

The seven years were mixed with good news and bad news. Cancer gone, cancer reappearing. At the same time, and I suspect to have a semblance of normality, my brother decided to pursue his studies and become a medical doctor. Equally and perhaps with a sense of urgency he also married and celebrated the arrival of a son soon afterwards, when he was only twenty-one.

Traumatic Experience Does Not Fit Seamlessly Into University Culture

Stuart Fagg | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Stuart Fagg

This hasn't been all about me at all. I hope it is a reminder that masculinity is not what it appears on the surface. I hope that men who, like my friends, are able to come together in the face of hardship to overcome illness, mental health and trauma. University was a struggle, but only because I was too naïve to understand what it took to be a man. Now I understand, I feel a lot more chilled.

Why I Love the Teenage Cancer Trust

Emily Clark | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Emily Clark

Thank you Teenage Cancer Trust. Even if I spent the rest my life saying thank you it wouldn't be enough, simply because without them I wouldn't be here to say it. From the bottom of my heart, from the top of my head to the tips of my toes, thank you, I love you and I will be forever grateful.

Diary of a Cancer Patient: I've Never Really had the 'why me?' I Guess I'm Just a Realist

Laura Smith | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Smith

It was the one thing I was most scared of in life - cancer. I think most people are. I think it's the word more than anything. Anyway, I have it. Sorry to sound dramatic. I'm not meaning to. It is funny coming to terms with it... actually, more weird than funny.

Research Shows Ecstasy Contains Cancer Beating Properties

Posted 19.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Modified forms of the drug Ecstasy may be effective against leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma, early research has suggested....