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Sunshine Martin's Biography

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Sunshine Martin was the 12th housemate to enter Big Brother 2010.

Sunshine, whose actual name is Yvette Martyn, was a 24-year-old medical student from Peterborough when she entered Big Brother.

On Day 24 of Big Brother series 11, Sunshine became the third housemate to be evicted.

When she was 17 her mother died of cancer and this inspired her to take up medicine.

With one year left of her medical degree, she took a year out to study medical journalism in London.

According to her medical blog, at the time of Big Brother, Sunshine was a features editor for Junior Dr magazine and had written for Pulse magazine.

According to Sunshine's blog, she enjoys playing poker.

Sunshine has encountered a number of dangerous situations: she has been mugged at knife point in Tunisia, she accidentally overdosed on anti-malarial drugs in India and she was bitten by a poisonous spider in Australia.

Sunshine has a pet Chihuahua called Tinkerbell.

At the time of Big Brother, Sunshine was single.

She is a vegan.

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