Stories

Urological diseases can affect people's lives in profound, sometimes devastating ways. Yet, behind each case is often an account of bravery, medical excellence, and even recovery.

Some of our supporters want to share their experiences and you can read their stories below.

Storytellers are usually happy to share advice and support if you're going through a similar experience. If you want to get in touch with any storyteller or if you want to share your own story, contact our team on by clicking here.

Headmaster runs multiple marathons post-surgery for TUF

Headmaster runs multiple marathons post-surgery for TUF

Read Andy Conlon's story

My Advanced Prostate Cancer Experience

Mr Flannigan gives a personal account of his diagnosis with prostate cancer and a vivid description of his experience of chemotherapy.

Read My Advanced Prostate Cancer Experience's story

Testicular lump led to kidney diagnosis

Upon discovering a lump on his testicle, Martin went on to get checked by his GP revealing a tumor on his left kidney.

Read Martin's story

Incontinence - "Don't bottle it up"

John Tiner, chairman of The Urology Foundation and owner of the Salcombe Brewery shares his experience with and some advice for managing incontinence

Read John's story

Experiencing bladder cancer: James Millard’s story

An antiques dealer from London had never even thought about urology before he discovered blood in his pee one morning.

Read James's story

A 2,000 mile journey for The Urology Foundation

A Northamptonshire couple who were recently diagnosed with cancer are sailing around Britain to raise money for The Urology Foundation.

Read Alan and Geraldine Sinfield's story

Primary school pupils learn about kidney stones

A primary school teacher is teaching her pupils the importance of drinking plenty of water following her experience with kidney stones. Last November Simone Doyley, 35, began having pains in her back and sides. Believing it was just a sign of getting older she ignored it, but when the pain became more severe she went to see a doctor and was diagnosed with kidney stones.

Read Simone's story

Kidney

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Bladder

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Prostate

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Male reproductive organs

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