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Reveling in their journey

As my daughters grow older and follow their own paths …

I revel in their journey …

As I long for those days I held them in my arms … 9 more words


Marching through March for the Marsden

On Sunday 19th March, The Royal Marsden held their annual Marsden March – a 14 or 5 mile walk between the Sutton and Chelsea hospital sites.  1,299 more words

Ovarian Cancer

A Letter To A Young Friend In A Controlling Relationship

Dear Friend,

I hope this letter finds you in the pink of health and great spirits.

A few days ago, I heard you were terrified of going out with your friends to a café. 1,004 more words


This one's for you...

Dear Young Women

Today, you may have gotten up and looked in the mirror and criticised your image for a full half hour straight.  Today, you may have been woken to the sound of your crying baby after yet another sleepless night with no one to help.  350 more words

Why Young Women All Over the World Are Still Dying in Childbirth

Almost 800 women die every day while giving birth, and the curse of maternal mortality stretches from Sierra Leone to Myanmar.

By the time the pregnant 17 year old arrives at a hospital in Sierra Leone, it is already too late. 1,497 more words