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Growing Up with Cancer

Teenagers share their experiences of coping with the effects of cancer and chemotherapy at the Teenage Cancer Trust Unit at Glasgow's Royal Hospital for Children.

Growing Up with Cancer forms part of BBC One's Our Lives strand. Being a teenager can be a traumatic time, so imagine throwing cancer into the mix too. This film tells heartwarming stories from the specially designed Teenage Cancer Trust Unit at Glasgow's Royal Hospital for Children, where a remarkable group of young people have been forced to grow up fast. But here they can share experiences of coping with the devastating effects of cancer and chemotherapy and of being forced to live a different life to most of their teenage friends.

30 minutes

Last on

Sat 29 Jul 2017 02:20

Music Played

  • Amy Macdonald

    My Only One

Credits

Role Contributor
Executive Producer Jo Roe
Producer Sharon Adam
Editor John Steventon

Broadcasts

  • Mon 26 Jun 2017 19:30
  • Tue 27 Jun 2017 23:45
  • Wed 28 Jun 2017 00:10
  • Wed 28 Jun 2017 00:45
  • Sat 29 Jul 2017 02:20