52 episodes

The coolest club you never want to be a part of…
A candid look at cancer, with Rachael Bland, Deborah James and Lauren Mahon.
They are you…but with dodgier cells!

You, Me and the Big C: Putting the can in cancer BBC

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.9, 2.4K Ratings

The coolest club you never want to be a part of…
A candid look at cancer, with Rachael Bland, Deborah James and Lauren Mahon.
They are you…but with dodgier cells!

    About the World Cancer Day Takeover

    About the World Cancer Day Takeover

    Deborah, Lauren and Steve do a #youmebigc takeover of Sarah Brett’s late night 5 Live radio show on World Cancer Day.

    They catch up with the person in charge of Deborah’s cancer treatment, Professor Cunningham. Hear some great news from the 5 Live Breakfast sports reader Chris Latcham on his leukemia, plus a catch up with Errol McKellar on his prostate campaigning and speak to a few people who called into the show.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    About The Best Friends

    About The Best Friends

    Lauren, Steve and Deborah speak one to one with their best friends, Lereese, David and Sarah, about how they approach supporting them through the impact of cancer.

    Don't forget, you can get in touch by using the #youmebigc across all forms of social media - spread the word and share the positive support.

    • 1 hr 21 min
    About The Year

    About The Year

    Deborah, Lauren and Steve take a look back at 2019 and catch up with some good friends of the podcast.

    • 58 min
    About The Legacy

    About The Legacy

    Jess Mills, daughter of Baroness Tessa Jowell and Grant, father of #YouMeBigC friend Jack Morgan, join Deborah James, Lauren Mahon and Steve Bland. We discuss the things they’ve all done in memory of their love ones.

    • 1 hr 34 min
    About The Proton Beam

    About The Proton Beam

    The #YouMeBigC team visit the Christie in Manchester to find about the UK’s first ever NHS Proton Beam centre.

    John Archer, the centre’s clinical manager, takes us on an all access tour of the facility.

    Deborah, Lauren and Steve speak to Dr Ed Smith, the proton beam clinical lead, to find out how the treatment works.

    They also chat to Angela Mulholland whose 5-year-old son, Aidan, has Ewing’s Sarcoma and is currently undergoing proton treatment for a tumour in his spine.


    Produced by Mike Holt and Alex Entwistle.

    • 1 hr 29 min
    About Male Specific Cancers

    About Male Specific Cancers

    Newcastle Falcons' Johnny Williams, who was recently diagnosed with testicular cancer, and specialist prostate nurse Meg Burgess from Prostate Cancer UK, join Steve Bland and Lauren Mahon to talk about two of the biggest male specific cancers.

    You can get in touch by using the #youmebigc across all forms of social media.

    • 57 min

Customer Reviews

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2.4K Ratings

2.4K Ratings

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The best of best friends

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