My daughter Kay age 19 has been on crizotinib 3/12 months now. Latest ct scan reduced/invisible lesions and reduced/ not detectable lymph nodes right lung and no detectable lung cancer left lung!!! She started Sheffield Hallam studying nursing in September. She is my inspiration!!


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  • That is absolutely fabulous, she is an inspirational young lady to all of us.

    Much respect to her and her family Christine x

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  • That is absolutely brilliant news. Hope everything goes well at university.

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  • Hello Ailsu, wonderful news on your daughters scan results, wishing her best of luck with her nursing studies.

    Kind regards

    Roy Castle Helpline

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  • Fantastic news - I'm sure she'll make a fabulous nurse with her firsthand experience of the patient journey. You must all be thrilled….

  • Over the 🌙! X

  • Onwards and upwards may she have a wonderful career.

    With love


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  • Wow i totally understand why your lovely girl is such an inspiration to you and others.I hate that Kay had to suffer this disease at all never mind at such a tender age , I say go young lady grab life tightly with both hands , wish her all the best with her nursing i'm sure she will make a great nurse , my youngest is 17 she too has started nursing course .I am humbled by you n kay's experience , be kind to each other . Take care and sending my best wishes fir the future .


  • Thank you wishing you and yours the best x

  • Wow that's amazing news! Im so pleased for her!!

    Im age 30 and got diagnosed ALK pos 3 months ago, I'm also on crizotinib.

  • How r u doing ? X

  • I'm doing really well thanks :). No nasty side effects which was such a relief. I'm about to start alectinib. I have a blog if you want to check it out :). m.facebook.com/vickyvstrong...

  • What wonderful news xx

  • Thank you x

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