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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17 year-old Alfie shares his experience of being diagnosed with stage 4 Hodgkin lymphoma at age 13.

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Zoe shares her experience of being diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma shortly after giving birth to her daughter. 



Alister talks about his diagnosis of follicular lymphoma following a routine health check.

Jessica and her dad


Jessica shares how lymphoma affected both herself and her dad.



James talks about his experience with ALK-negative anaplastic large cell lymphoma.

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The challenge of a diagnosis of anaplastic large T-cell lymphoma and thoughts around having a stem cell transplant.