A boy's perspective on his mum's breast cancer journey

What's it like for a child to hear that the most important person in your world has life-threatening cancer and to watch them go through treatment? Twelve-year-old Lisburn boy Jack Myles shares his experience of his mum Jo getting and surviving breast cancer, writes Jenny Lee

Breast cancer survivor Jo Myles having fun with her son Jack
LISBURN voice-over artist Jo Myles was diagnosed at age 41 with Stage 3 breast cancer. Since December 2013 she has undergone six operations, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, chemical menopause and ongoing [...]

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