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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Denise's volunteering story

In September 2018 Lymphoma Action launched it's first support group in Warwickshire. Here Denise shares her experience of setting up the support group following her own lymphoma diagnosis.



Julia talks about her diagnosis of follicular lymphoma and how she is still trying to acknowledge the fact she has lymphoma.

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Roger speaks with warmth, honesty and humour about his experience of high-grade non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Stuart with his family


Hodgkin lymphoma, an autologous stem cell transplant and coming to terms with side effects.



Susan shares how she raises awareness as a volunteer.