Category Archives: Family Story

Leah’s Journey by her Mom Victoria

Leah’s Journey by her Mom Victoria On my daughter Leah’s 15th birthday 31/12/12 I took her to the GP with a 4 month history of excessive menstrual bleeding, as well as acne that wasn’t responding to topical treatments. The GP did a blood test and we received a phonecall to return as they were worried […]

Danesha’s Story by her Mom Sherry

Danesha’s Story by her Mom Sherry Danesha Cornish is a bright, happy, sweet four year old. She was always considered our miracle because we almost lost her at one month old due to pyloric stenosis. She recovered perfectly from that and was healthy up until March 2014. In March, Danesha woke up one morning with […]

Sofia’s Story by her Mom Tina

Sofia’s Story by her Mom Tina On 26th June 2012 our beautiful daughter Sofia Rae Dowell-Lucas arrived in the world, weighing 7lb 4oz. She was born at 5pm. Ironically her star sign is cancer. She is our little miracle baby. For her first 14wks of life Sofia seemed very uncomfortable and we took her to […]

Shaylinn’s Story by her Mom Tara

Shaylinn’s Story by her Mom Tara Our daughter, Shaylinn was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia on 13th July, 2009. She had turned 2 on 28th June, 2009. ¬†About 4 months prior, she kept getting sick with ear infections, bronchitis, upper respiratory infections and more.¬† The doctors prescribed her meds for the illnesses which worked until […]

Madeline’s Story by her Mom Michelle

Madeline’s Story by her Mom Michelle My 6 yr old daughter was diagnosed with medulloblastoma and posterior fossa syndrome. This is our story. 10th June 2014 was the day our lives were shattered!! My beautiful daughter, Madeline was diagnosed with a brain tumour. Just the day before we were laughing about how silly we would […]

Izzy’s Story by her Mom Kelly

Izzy’s Story by her Mom Kelly Hi, My name is Kelly Touhey, I am 36 years old, I’m married to Scott and we have two beautiful little girls, Lia Grace aged 9 & Isabelle Rose ( known to all as Izzy) aged 4. We live in Ecclesfield, Sheffield. Up until June 2012 we were a […]

Hunter Mary’s Story by her Mom Carrie

Hunter Mary’s Story by her Mom Carrie On July 1st 2005, I got my daughter ready and sent her to her summer day camp at the Boys and Girls Club. I brushed and braided her hair and packed her bag with her swimsuit and dropped her off. A few hours later, the club called me […]

Lily’s Story by her Mom Clair

Lily’s Story by her Mom Clair Lily Emma Beswick was born at home on 10th February 2011. She has 2 older brothers called Oliver and Rowan and an older sister Amy who love Lily dearly 2 weeks after her first birthday we found a lump on her left thigh. It was about the size of […]

Jack’s Journey told by Mum Tracey

Jack’s Journey told by Mum Tracey Jack is 8 yrs old and our youngest son – we have 8 children, 5 girls & 3 boys! – the cheeky smiley little gentleman, as his teachers call him! Jack is asthmatic along with our other children, so I’m used to Jack’s chest problems. Jack had been feeling […]

Tanners Story by his Mom and Dad

Tanners Story by his Mom and Dad Our journey began with our son when he was only 13 months old. Tanner Allen Trammell turned 1 year old on October 11, 2012. A week after his birthday he started to get very sick. He was having flu like symptoms. By throwing up. By the second week […]