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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Colin

Colin

Colin talks about his diagnosis and treatment for primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma, including applying for Personal Independence Payment (PIP).

Penelope

Penelope

Penelope talks about her diagnosis of follicular lymphoma and coping with peripheral neuropathy and hair loss. 

Ian with his family

Ian

Ian talks about his diagnosis of Hodgkin lymphoma, the challenge of treatment and the very positive effect it had on his life. 

Image of Sarah in her art studio

Sarah

Artist Sarah talks about how she created Day Zero, an audio art piece, to reflect on her experience of receiving a stem cell transplant as part of her treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma.

Surinder

Surinder

Nurse consultant Surinder shares her experience of nodular lymphocyte-predominant Hodgkin lymphoma. 

Ireland

Gerry

Gerry talks about his experience of HIV-related lymphoma.