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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Sarah in her art studio


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.



Gerry talks about his experience of HIV-related lymphoma. 

Sophie with Lewis


Sophie shares her experience of caring for Lewis, who was diagnosed with high-grade non-Hodgkin lymphoma. 

Head shot of Robbie Fergusson

Robbie Fergusson

In this podcast, Scotland 7s international rugby union player and Team GB member, Robbie Fergusson, and Lymphoma Action volunteer Mike Taylor both reflect on their experiences with lymphoma.

Jamie Beamish

Jamie Beamish

Actor Jamie Beamish, who you may recognise from Bridgerton and Derry Girls, explains how his diagnosis of Hodgkin lymphoma gave him a different perspective on life.