What it was like being treated as an AA patient on the teenage cancer trust unit

When I found out I was being admitted to hospital and also to the Teenage Cancer Trust Unit I felt relived as I knew it was different to being on the adult wards. Read more

What is receiving ATG treatment like?

If you're reading this it means that you’re due to have your ATG treatment or have been told that this is the best treatment option for you. I’m going to share with you my own experience of having ATG. Read more

How I looked after my mental health when I was in hospital

Staying positive while I was in hospital receiving ATG treatment. Read more

Let's talk mental health, dads.

I have thought long and hard about writing this... Read more

Lockdown part three: Changing Covid rules with a rant on Twitter.

How my rant on Twitter about new Covid rules changed hospital policy, so we could spend an hour each day as a family. Read more

Merv's story: "I was in my twenties, in the army... I thought I was invincible, like Rambo."

When Merv was diagnosed with aplastic anaemia he was told that if left untreated he would have had only nine months to live. A few years later, his son was born with a life threatening heart condition. Now he's determined to give something back. Read more

So, you don’t have a full match? Joining the haploid-identical club

If you are like me, a mixed race male, there is every chance that a 50% match donor might be your best course of treatment. Here's what I wish I'd been told... Read more

Starting the Journey

As a 22-year-old it never did dawn on me that I could get ill long term. Read more