Last time we spoke to Mel she had just been diagnosed with cancer.
While facing your mortality should be the most frightning part of finding out you have several tumors, the bills that start rolling in as soon as you get a diagnosis is just as daunting.
In this episode, Mel talks through the finer points of her diagnosis and the costs that she's facing despite having top level private health insurance. Did you know radiotherapy costs $18,000!?