Our Buddy Support Service connects patients with trained Buddies who have a personal experience of a blood cancer. John Price, who was diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) 17 years ago, is one such Buddy. In our latest podcast, he chats about why he's a Buddy, and why the service is important to patients.
Regular Bloodstream presenter Charlotte Martin is joined by: Zack Pemberton-Whiteley: Patient Advocacy Director for Leukaemia Care Nicole Scully: Comms and Fundraising Director, Leukaemia Care Kris Griffin: CML patient and Leukaemia Care trustee Kate Stallard: APL patient and Leukaemia Care trustee In this edition, the team try to mythbust on a range of topics about leukaemia and cancer - from there being a hidden cure for cancer to the risk of a positive or negative attitude... Please leave...
When Chanelle was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML), her first thought was whether her diagnosis would affect her ability to have children. In our latest podcast, she chats about her experiences, including pausing treatment for her pregnancy.
Want to learn more about how exercise can benefit blood cancer patients? UK charity Leukaemia Care speak to CML patient and keen bodybuilder Drew Laird about fitness Listen to our latest podcast with chronic myeloid leukaemia patient and fitness vlogger Drew Laird of Fitness 40 and Beyond.