Personal stories

Read and listen to personal stories from people who have been affected by lymphoma and learn how they have coped with diagnosis, treatment, caring for a loved one and living with and beyond lymphoma.

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Sandra shares her experience of Waldenström’s macroglobulinaemia, COVID-19 and taking part in the RECOVERY trial. 



Throughout her treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma, Carly used photography to record her journey and document the changes that the experience made to her life. 

Nigel with his dog


A diagnosis of lymphoma is complex, but add COVID-19 and a fractured vertabrae and it becomes even more challenging.

Mark and family parkrun


I'm not seeking 'recovery', as I don't expect to go back to where I started. I view my experience of CAR T-cell therapy as a form of restoration and 'renaissance'. 



Diagnosed with marginal zone lymphoma, Andrea shares her five ways to wellbeing. 

Owen with his wife


Owen talks about his diagnosis of angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma and his family history of lymphoma.