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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David

David

25 years after treatment for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, David talks about the importance of art and creativity.

Sandra

Sandra

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

Carly

Carly

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

Claire

Claire

Claire, diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma, shares her first chemo experience.

Nigel with his dog

Nigel

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

Megan

Megan

Megan was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma when she was just 26. Now in remission, Megan is keen to highlight that lymphoma is the most common cancer in teenagers and young adults.