Lins Prentice

Lins (Lindsey) Prentice died of mesothelioma in May 2017 aged 49, just two weeks after marrying Laura. Laura wanted to share their story so that Lins would not be forgotten and so that people affected by mesothelioma know that they are not alone. Lins, who worked as a...
Jenny Norton

Jenny Norton

Update: Sadly, Jenny passed away in September 2018. Her story shows her positive attitude and determination to enjoy the time she had left. Jenny is 79 years old and was diagnosed with mesothelioma in January 2016. After chemotherapy, Jenny is now having x-rays every...
Liam Bradley

Liam Bradley

Cracking on with life Mesothelioma is rarely seen in people under the age of fifty and virtually unheard of under the age of forty. Liam Bradley was just 30 years old when he was diagnosed with pleural mesothelioma in February 2017. Liam is currently having regular...
David Staley

David Staley

Currently feeling well and on no medication David, 42, was diagnosed with mesothelioma in October 2015. He is currently feeling well and on no medication. In 2013/14 I began experiencing flu-like symptoms with pain in my back and fatigue. I visited the doctors but...
Vivienne Swain

Vivienne Swain

My name is Vivienne, I was diagnosed with mesothelioma in August 2015 aged 59. In April 2015 I had a really bad chest infection which needed 2 lots of antibiotics and steroids. I hadn’t ever really suffered with a bad chest and I was also a non-smoker. My GP...
Caleb Saunderson

Caleb Saunderson

Living a ‘new kind of normal’   Caleb Saunderson (46), was diagnosed in 2017 with both pleural and peritoneal mesothelioma. In 2016 he began to feel breathless quite a lot and decided to visit his GP. Due to a history with childhood cancer and also...