Ellie Jeffery's legacy

Ellie Jeffery's legacy is a reminder of the human cost of cancer diagnosis, writes Judith Potts in The Telegraph.

This month marks five years since the death of the journalist, television reporter and producer, Ellie Jeffery.  Ellie was 27 when breast cancer was diagnosed and only 29 when the disease overwhelmed her. Ellie wrote a Blog called Written Off  – because that is how her first cancer consultant had made her feel – in which she chronicled her cancer ‘journey.’ She wrote incisively, with humour and courage and gave inspiration to other young people in a similar situation.

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