Emma B's blog posts
Patient voices Chemotherapy for blood cancer: the good, the bad and the ugly
Bloodwise Ambassador Emma was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) in October 2015. She explains how chemotherapy is effective in treating blood cancer, but it’s likely to make you bad before better.
Supporter stories Washington Running Club holds a Santa Run for Bloodwise
Bloodwise Ambassador Emma Bottoms attends the Tyne and Wear running club's annual Christmas-themed fun run
Patient voices Living with cancer at Christmas: at home and in hospital
I was diagnosed with blood cancer in October 2015. Here are some of my thoughts about Christmas 2015 in hospital, and Christmas 2016 out of hospital.
Patient voices All the emotions...
Some of the feelings that I've experienced in the first year and a half of treatment for ALL
Patient voices Another infection and a trip to the ICU again :(
With practically zero neutrophils, I was reminded again of the dangers of infection.