Personal stories

Read 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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Dorothy

Dorothy became a Live your Life workshop facilitator after attending a workshop and seeing the value of talking to others with lymphoma. 

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Dave

Dave talks about his two years of treatment for lymphoma, and how attending a Live your Life workshop helped him feel more positive. 

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Natalia - Live your Life

Natalia talks about life after cancer as a young person and the benefits of sharing experiences at a Live your Life workshop.  

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Jayne

Jayne talks about her lymphoma diagnosis and how much she enjoyed attending a Live your Life workshop. 

Cy

Cy

Diagnosed with nodal marginal zone lymphoma, Cy talks about living and working with cancer and finding his 'new normal' after attending a Live your Life workshop. 

Leanne

Leanne

Eight weeks after Leanne gave birth to her daughter her life changed forever when she was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma.