Patient Stories – Lynne

Lynne Patient Stories My experience with cancer   Last summer I asked my GP for HRT after watching Davina McCall’s programme on the menopause. As we talked on the phone and she took my recent history, she was concerned about the spotting I was having. She called...

Patient Stories – A poem by Carol

A Survivor – Twice! A poem by Carol It’s 2019 and life is good.   Going to the Breast Unit, I was quite blasé- This was going to be just another day When what I’d felt would be checked; I’d go away, once more relieved, and life happily not wrecked. Oh no!...

Patient Stories – Karen

Karen Patient Stories Hello my name is Karen. I’m 51 years old and I was diagnosed with stage 1, grade 2 womb cancer in February 2021. It all started back in December 2020. I had never had regular periods as I had polycystic ovary syndrome, so when I started a heavy...

Patient Stories – Jenny

Jenny Patient Stories Hi everyone, My name is Jenny and I would like to share my womb cancer journey with you for two reasons. Firstly, I had symptoms for quite some time before I visited my doctor and secondly, despite a very worrying diagnosis of a grade 3...