Christopher Curtis

The Swallows Head & Neck Cancer Charity

Life before Friday, 13 th May 2011, recently remarried was settling down to a nice life with everything to look forward to. My profession Sales & Marketing management, really enjoying my life. Married with two step children and two from my previous marriage, children are everything as they keep you grounded. My dreams for the future were to build to a happy retirement and enjoy life to the full.
How one word can change your life ‘Cancer’ Friday, 13 th May 2011 @ 11am, I was diagnosed with Throat Cancer and my world fell apart. First thing I thought was ‘I am going to die, and I am going to lose my special wife Sharon, family and friends! I can remember the consultant saying ‘The Biopsy was positive, you have CANCER’ Treatment, radiotherapy, chemotherapy, peg feed, two neck discretion, lots of recovery, lost 12 stone in weight with massive body change.

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From Cancer to the Palace in 6 years

From Cancer to the Palace in 6 years.
How one word can change your life ‘Cancer’ Friday, 13 th May 2011 @ 11am, diagnosed with Throat Cancer my world fell apart. My First thought was ‘I am going to die. I remember the consultant saying, ‘The Biopsy was positive, you have CANCER’ the next thing to happen, was “Information Overload”.

Christopher Curtis will be speaking in the following theatre:

Theatre 11 - Tuesday 11.00 - 11.30: From Cancer to the Palace in 6 years

Theatre 12 - Wednesday 11.45 - 12.15: From Cancer to the Palace in 6 years

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