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Why My Next MRI Scan Is Particularly Gut-Wrenching

Why My Next MRI Scan Is Particularly Gut-Wrenching

It’s that time again. Tomorrow I’m having an MRI scan. It was originally planned for September, but with me being pregnant (and having …
Charley’s Story

Charley’s Story

Charley Lemon is 29 and lives in Swansea. Two years ago, a sudden seizure during her sleep led to her being diagnosed with a grade 3 Glioma. …
5 Reasons to Go To Your Nearest Trekstock Meetup

5 Reasons to Go To Your Nearest Trekstock Meetup

Last weekend I was at the Manchester Trekstock meetup; painting mugs and chatting with a lovely bunch of people. Since then, I had the idea …
Brain tumours and pregnancy: life changing news alert

Brain tumours and pregnancy: life changing news alert

Brain tumours and pregnancy! You probably weren’t expecting that, were you? I’m writing this a few days after sharing the news on Instagram …
How to live with a brain tumour 733 days in

How to live with a brain tumour 733 days in

That’s right – three days ago marked precisely two years since I first heard the words brain tumour. It was my tumour-versary if you will. …
Who’s in charge, and does it matter?

Who’s in charge, and does it matter?

I’m writing this hurriedly after an appointment laden week. It’s been a sea of waiting rooms and repeating the same things to different …

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Angela’s Story

Angela’s Story

Award-winning blogger Angela Conway lives in Northumberland. At just 21, she was diagnosed with a mixed-grade Astrocytoma on her optic nerve. Following surgery, Angela co-founded the …
Natasha’s story

Natasha’s story

Natasha Morgan, 28, works for a health charity and lives in London. She was diagnosed with a brain tumour 18 months ago. The first ‘symptoms’ Natasha experienced …
Anna’s Story

Anna’s Story

We’ve all had the annoying eye-twitch as we sit on the bus or in an arduous meeting, the morning after a late-night Netflix binge, …

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Sassier dosette boxes exist: here’s where

Sassier dosette boxes exist: here’s where

This post fits very nicely into the things I never thought I’d get excited about but here I am, gleefully talking about my new …
Why you should visit Bird & Blend Tea Co

Why you should visit Bird & Blend Tea Co

Yolk presents Bumble x Bird & Blend Tea Co mocktail class Did you catch my June roundup? If not, it’s here. Back now? Great …
It’s been a busy one! June: A Roundup

It’s been a busy one! June: A Roundup

Where did it go? June I mean. It seems to have speeded past all barbecues and glazed foreheads. There’s the internal struggle of trying …
The apps you need to improve your Instagram grid

The apps you need to improve your Instagram grid

So you want to up your Instagram game? Who doesn’t? With circa 300M daily users it matters not whether you are selling products, a …
May: A Round-up

May: A Round-up

May. So many reasons to love it, so many reasons to maybe not love it. Let’s start with the good stuff. No less than …
April: A Round-up

April: A Round-up

    Hey, April. Isn’t it about time we sat down, and you know, caught up? I don’t usually buy into the whole ‘…