Cancer is happening right now, which is why I'm taking part in a Race for Life 10k to raise money and save lives.
Sadly both my parents have been diagnosed with cancer. My father died from lung cancer in 1987 at the age of just 49 and my mum is currently struggling with cancer having been diagnosed with multiple myeloma 4 years ago.
Donating through this page is simple, fast and totally secure. Your details are safe with Cancer Research UK.