Cancer information, Cancer Stories, Health

I need your HELP


My Etsy Shop. To Donate To those of you that have been part of my journey from the beginning you know that I enjoy writing, and yes at times my writing hasn't and hasn't been, let's say polished. I've been tired, I've been very unwell but I still wanted to get the words out there.… Continue reading I need your HELP

Cancer information, Cancer Stories, Health

Saved my life #223


THANK YOU isnt enough.... Mr Moss THANK YOU MR MOSS......FROM US ALL.

Cancer Stories, Health

You’re so positive….how do you do it? #220


Having a chronic illness or two it can be impossible to be positive and happy - or so you would think - this is how I see it - how I try and stay positive - how I keep smiling through pain and hard times

Cancer Stories, Radiotherapy

Radiation fibrosis syndrome: Late effects of Head and neck Cancers #219


So yeah.....Looks like I've got that too....yup seriously... This is something I think I've known about for a couple of years but I've got enough going on!! I couldn't be doing with anything else, but in recent months my speech has deteriorated I am unable to pronounce the 'th' sound and and a few others… Continue reading Radiation fibrosis syndrome: Late effects of Head and neck Cancers #219

Cancer information, Cancer Stories, tongue cancer

Physical and psychological effects of Head and neck cancers #212


Your face My initial facial palsy Your face is who you are - and if this changes, which is often the case in head and neck cancers,  you're left with not feeling like yourself - you feel unable to identify with the person looking back at you from the mirror. For me the worst was… Continue reading Physical and psychological effects of Head and neck cancers #212

Cancer Stories, Health

What does this mean? I Cannot Go There…Not Again


My yearly cancer check-up was this Sunday, it was an overflow clinic hence the weekend. I saw Mr Fasemade who’s the boss man – i.e the new Mr Moss. SOOO, where do I start, I have been aware of a white patch on my tongue for a while, it’s not sore or gross looking. It's… Continue reading What does this mean? I Cannot Go There…Not Again

Cancer Stories

It’s not always about the patient !


This post isn’t about me it’s about family and how they are affected by my ill health and my hospital stays. It’s something I’ve mentioned but recently the effects have been bad have been BAD. As you know I’ve just been discharged after being in hospital for eight weeks. My husband has had to keep… Continue reading It’s not always about the patient !

Cancer Stories, My Life

A little update 4 weeks in hospital so far!


I can't believe it's been a over week since I last updated and I'm afraid it's gonna be a long one much like my hospital stay. Ok so totally I'm on ward 17 at stoke Mandeville Hospital Aylesbury been here for 5 days or so. I'm going to be here for two weeks at least,… Continue reading A little update 4 weeks in hospital so far!

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The battle continues ….. smiling still (occasionally through gritted teeth)


Hello and thanks for reading if your here. I haven't updated in quite a while which i'm taking as a good thing as i think it means i have not needed this outlet, and perhaps we haven't had too much going on.... that's sort of true.  although i am about to have a small operation… Continue reading The battle continues ….. smiling still (occasionally through gritted teeth)

Cancer Stories

My new video “Mouth Cancer Suvivor.


Wow you can really see the difference! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U58yXoRs6AQ&feature=youtube_gdata_player   I hope that by writing this blog I can help others in similar situations take comfort in the fact that they are not alone. Please help me reach more people with my blog by sharing my posts on Twitter and Facebook. If you would like to… Continue reading My new video “Mouth Cancer Suvivor.

Cancer Stories

Cancer, realisation of diagnosis


Cancer, realisation of diagnosis. 14th Feb - for most a mushy loved up day - for me a day of realisation a day of every emotion I have ever felt - I would be laughing and crying at the same time while texting G telling him he was a bleep bleep for not being there… Continue reading Cancer, realisation of diagnosis