Weston Park Hospital

Well to say that my anxiety was quite high this morning with my appointment at Weston Park hospital was an understatement. But I feel a lot more reassured having had my appointment. Totally professional NHS normally when I go for my blood test doing its rammed and it’s the best part of 3/4 hours out…

Fresh Aire

Half term with the family in North Yorkshire for a beautiful walk and a couple of nights stay over. Good for the soul.

Around Seven Years Ago

Around this time seven years ago I don’t noticed a red mark on the white area of my eye. This was just the start of my journey or rollercoaster as Adele describe it with living with malignant melanoma. With SheffieldHallamshire hospital and Western Park becoming my second home living with cancer has just become normal…

Back on it

Back to Western Park this morning for regular bloods and check up recent scans are showing that the immuno therapy is still working its magic and holding the cancer where it should be. (But I wish that it would just fuck off) So showing no signs of spreading and I’m very grateful that this treatment…

World Cancer Day

Today the 4th of February 2020 we celebrate world Cancer day a day that unites people communities and the entire country to raise awareness and to take action. Keep up-to-date following my blog on a knife edge or catch up tonight on BBC look north where will be talking about my cancer battle between six…

Scanxiety

Is that really a word why are you ask any cancer patient who is waiting for scans and then waiting for the results I’ve not been sleeping too well worrying (I’m not even a worrier) I l kJ BBCI I know my cancer is not curable but has it moved again? Living with this bastard…

Immune discovery may treat all cancers

A newly discovered part of our immune system could be harnessed to treat all cancers say scientist. The Cardiff University team discovered a method of killing prostrate breast lung and other cancers in lab test. The findings published in nature immunology have not been tested in patients but the researchers say they have enormous potential.…

Yorkshire choice awards

This was very surprising and very humbling when I found this out last weekend I’ve been nominated for a Yorkshire choice awards for inspirational individual of the year wow Turning something so devastating into something positive is only a good thing and to be honest it’s really nice to be recognised as an inspirational individual….

Looking f@&ked

Questions the doctor asks any rashes any infections any pains lumps tiredness and how are you feeling generally. Well looking at that photo above I was a picture of health ha ha ha but on a serious note I’ve had my treatment they moved because they forgot my Bone strengthening injection and it could cause…