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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Ian abseiling


After treatment for Burkitt lymphoma Ian took on an extreme challenge where he found support, encouragement and friendship which he found really healing

Andy sitting outside


Diagnosed with follicular lymphoma, Andy shares his experience, including the difficulties he faced

Ellie at University in Cardiff


At the age of 15, Ellie was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma. Here she talks about how she coped with school and treatment

Linda enjoying travel


Relapse after 10 years in remission with follicular lymphoma and the decision to stay on the move