Published: Oct 6, 2022
Authored by Pfizer Medical Team
Hear from Annabelle and Leanne as they each talk about their experience as a caregiver of a loved one with leukaemia.
In their individual videos, Annabelle (as a mother) and Leanne (as a wife) discuss how they felt when they discovered their loved one's diagnosis and the challenges that leukaemia presented. Annabelle and Leanne share how they were able to best support their loved one, and most importantly, the types of support they themselves needed throughout the journey.
Annabelle shares how she felt when she found out her son, Alastair, was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL), and her advice on how to support a loved one with leukaemia.
Leanne explains how her life changed when she became a carer for her husband, Jamie, after he was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia (AML), and her tips on how to stay positive throughout the cancer journey.
Click below to hear Alastair and Jamie share their experience of being diagnosed with leukaemia and how they continue to live life to the fullest:
- Leukaemia Foundation
- Cancer Council Australia: Leukaemia