Share your story, read blogs and talk to others who've also been affected by blood cancer.
Latest blog posts
Supporter stories When Does My “BAC Clock” Start?
When you use an accurate and convenient BACtrack Professional Grade Breathalyzer, you can measure your BAC just 15 minutes after you consume your first drink. According to conventional wisdom, your BAC level will remain within safe limits if you consume only one standard drink per hour. As defined by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), a standard drink is half an ounce of alcohol. That means one 12-ounce beer, one five-ounce glass of wine, and one 1.5-ounce shot of distilled spirits each count as one standard drink.
Updated 20 Oct 2018
A day in the life: Edwige Voisset, acute myeloid leukaemia researcher
Dr Edwige Voisset is a Bloodwise-funded Research Associate at King’s College London, where she researches acute promyelocytic leukaemia (APL), a type of acute myeloid leukaemia. Below, she tells us about being inspired by her work with the late Professor David Grimwade, the joys and difficulties of lab work, and the amazing story of why APL, once one of the deadliest forms of blood cancer, can now be cured in most cases.
Updated 19 Oct 2018
Make a donation
I would like to give...