47 episodes

Leukaemia Chatters podcast from Leukaemia Care

Leukaemia Chatters Leukaemia Care charity

    • Science
    • 4.6 • 7 Ratings

Leukaemia Chatters podcast from Leukaemia Care

    Leukaemia Chatters - Debbie Greenwood and acute myeloid leukaemia (AML)

    Leukaemia Chatters - Debbie Greenwood and acute myeloid leukaemia (AML)

    On this episode of Leukaemia Chatters, we spoke to AML patient Debbie Greenwood. We discuss the impact of her 2020 diagnosis on herself and her family, the support they have received since then and how Debbie is going on to provide help for patients and their families who find themselves in a similar situation.

    • 34 min
    Leukaemia Chatters - Meet our new Poet-in-Residence

    Leukaemia Chatters - Meet our new Poet-in-Residence

    In this episode of Leukaemia Chatters we spoke to our new poet-in-residence Jamie Woods, an acute promyelocytic leukaemia (APL) patient. We spoke to Jamie about the power over poetry, how it's impacted his experience with leukaemia and what he hopes to achieve in the role.

    • 51 min
    Leukaemia Chatters- Peter and David: 10 years since transplant

    Leukaemia Chatters- Peter and David: 10 years since transplant

    In this month's episode, we mark the ten-year anniversary of Peter's stem cell transplant he received from his donor David. We discussed Peter's initial diagnosis with MDS, the reality of the transplant process from both of their perspectives and how that day has come to impact both of their lives.

    • 34 min
    Leukaemia Chatters - Helen Wood on Watch and Wait

    Leukaemia Chatters - Helen Wood on Watch and Wait

    On this episode of Leukaemia Chatters, we chatted with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) patient Helen Wood, who spent two years after diagnosis on Watch and Wait. As a part of this April's Left to #WatchWaitWorry campaign, Helen shares her experiences of coming to terms with Watch and Wait, the resources and support that were available to her during this time and what she thinks needs to improve for patients in the UK.

    • 49 min
    Leukaemia Chatters - Bailey Patrick our new celebrity ambassador!

    Leukaemia Chatters - Bailey Patrick our new celebrity ambassador!

    In this month's Leukaemia Chatters podcast, we talk to Bailey about his childhood diagnosis of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL), his journey into acting, and the notable stops he's made along the way including Watford Square, and most recently, the set of Bridgerton season 2.

    • 43 min
    Leukaemia Chatters - Kes Grant and myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS)

    Leukaemia Chatters - Kes Grant and myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS)

    In this month's episode we talk about Kes' struggle to get a diagnosis, how she handled active monitoring/ Watch and Wait and the wider impact her stem cell transplant has had on her life.

    • 44 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

jocrow1971 ,

LC always there

Listened to April’s podcast, which was great. Good to hear about other people’s journeys and how they manage life with leukaemia. Thank you as always for the humour, the life stories and the support...

Amam75 ,

Leukaemia needs this

Great to see a Podcast on all issues relating to Leukaemia... it’s very isolating as a patient so this podcast is very much needed

NJscully ,

Great informative podcast

Great to hear up to date information about leukaemia - more please

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