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2 weeks later.... No wigs, exercise, a godson, working, 6 years with my drew xxxx

so I have not posted much of late, it’s been two weeks since the news of remission, and I’ve got to say it still hasn’t kicked in. 299 more words

1 word… Cucumber


Another bout of chemo today Steph is taking me, after going to get my blood and after seeing the Dr getting the all clear for chemo, me and Steph decided to go into Kettering town as neither of us hadn’t eaten and we thought it would kill a little time. 399 more words

Terrified To Tears

I’m basically terrified to tears that my treatments aren’t working because I’m so well, my bloods (apart from awkward clotting that one time) are always good and the only side effects I say yes to when they go through the long check list pre intravenous chemo are tiredness and hair loss! 39 more words


What the hell is Hodgkin's Lymphoma?

Don’t worry I thought it too when the doctor said it for the first time…

Hedgehog who? Lympha what? 

I had never ever heard the words before in my life and now I’m pretty much the expert on the topic. 613 more words


Pants Pincushion Day!

Pants day today! The doctor was unable to give me the intrathecal Chemo.  She tried, gods did she try!!!!! But without success 😣 Last time, the first time, the same doctor successful inserted the needle into my spinal fluid… 416 more words


Hello world!

This is it… My very first blog post!

My names Ciara McDonald, I’m 19 years old and from Northern Ireland. I’m pretty average in a sense but this tiny 5ft1 girl has a big story to tell! 112 more words


Future Star Receives Fundraising Award

Having been shortlisted for an award in recognition of her outstanding contribution to Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research, Hannah Dunkerley (19) secretary of the Winterton and District Branch attended the Viking FM Future Stars Awards Ceremony at the Oklands Hall Hotel, Laceby on 26th June. 334 more words

Winterton Leukaemia & Lymphoma