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Real stories

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Hear from other teenagers about their experiences of a range of conditions, hospital tests and treatments in our library of real stories.

Oliver has been coming to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) since he was 12 months old. 

Read Oliver's real story

Real stories

We've alphabetised the stories by condition or treatment so please choose a letter to find more information.

Ten teenagers have made video diaries to share their experiences of being a patient at GOSH.

Listen to podcasts giving you the lowdown on hospital life and coping with different treatments and conditions.

Why not send us your story about your visit to GOSH to feature here? We'd love to hear from you.

Link to Stuve-Wiedemann dysplasia by Chloe, 14

Useful links

Link to Hodgkins lymphoma podcast