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Cancer Type

Molly, Spalding 

"It's great to be able to do normal things again and enjoy my life." 

non–Hodgkin lymphoma

Owen, Birmingham 

"I'm hoping to be well for Christmas so that I can spend time with my family and friends. After everything that has happened over the last year, it will be nice to be able to relax and celebrate."

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL)

Natasha, Bridgend 

"A lot of my school friends at the time wanted to bubble-wrap me and they questioned what I should be doing"

Hodgkin lymphoma

Matt, Cornwall  

"I was a healthy 19 year old one minute, and then I was told I couldn't do the things that I liked."

Timothy, Reading 

"It was meant to be a routine scan, so I was shocked when that and a biopsy showed I had Ewing’s Sarcoma in my spine."

soft tissue sarcomas

Nick, Bristol  

"I think it hit my family a lot harder than it did me and my mum cried. I couldn't really believe it and I just asked when I could go back to school."

Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML)

Chloe, Bristol 

"When you first get a diagnosis, your mind blows up and you can't focus on everything going on. But everyone has been amazing and all of the support I have received has been brilliant."

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL)

Caitilin, Rotherham 

"When they told me, they said, “We’ve found a cancerous tumour, do you know what that means?”

ovarian cancer

Natasha, Glasgow 

"I thought 'yeah, I have cancer but my name isn't cancer'."

Hodgkin lymphoma

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