Tag: childhood cancer
Posted on September 10, 2019 by AOM
Jandré’s story: Jandré Van Coller is a three year old boy from Boksburg who has been sick for a very long time, but doctors struggled to diagnose him. On the 29th of May 2019, Jandré has been diagnosed… Read More
‘With a little help from my friends’ Fundraiser in Aid of Joshua Nel – Baxter Concert Hall – 2 October
Posted on September 9, 2019 by AOM
You are invited to attend ‘With a little help from my friends”, a fundraiser benefit concert for 3 very special warriors, one of which is Joshua Nel, who is currently fighting Malignant Aggressive Stage IV Pineoblastoma Brain Cancer…. Read More
Updated on August 29, 2019 by AOM
Arizona`s story: Arizona Hoy is only 4 years old and has recently been diagnosed with High-Risk Stage IV Neuroblastoma Cancer. She has a tumor located on her left adrenal gland which has spread (metastasized) from its primary location to multiple lymph… Read More
Join the Fight Against Cancer this September – Childhood Cancer Awareness Month – NEW Going Gold Bracelet
Updated on August 27, 2019 by AOM
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month In South Africa, an average of 800 to 1000 children are newly diagnosed with cancer each year. Childhood cancers share general symptoms with other illnesses; knowing the warning signs can be vital… Read More
Updated on July 18, 2019 by AOM
Skylar`s story: Skylar Meyer`s journey started on the 27th of June when her parents took her into Margate Hospital to get her belly button checked out due to it changing colour. After about 5 hours of scans and… Read More
Updated on July 18, 2019 by AOM
Joshua`s story: Joshua Nel was born by emergency C-section in 2004, at 28 weeks gestation, weighing a healthy 1200g . During his 6 week hospitilization, he had one blood transfusion, three hernia operations and suffered jaundice, to name… Read More
Posted on July 16, 2019 by AOM
Dear AOM friends and supporters, We have just received the very sad news that Cathrin Botha had a relapse; the leukemia is back, Cancer in her bone marrow is 73%. They will be booking in at Universitas Hospital… Read More
Updated on July 8, 2019 by AOM
This year we have chosen Childhood Cancer Foundation South Africa (CHOC) as beneficiary of all the proceeds made from our Limited Edition “Madiba Bracelets”, in support of all the amazing work they do and positive change they bring about in the children`s lives. Let the Madiba Bracelets remind you to do something good, not just on Mandela Day, but everyday!
Updated on June 14, 2019 by AOM
Alexis Hope Rhoode was diagnosed with Stage 4 High Risk Neuroblastoma Cancer just before she turned 4 years old. Scans showed that her entire body was riddled with Cancer and Alexis immediately started treatment, chemotherapy. She had abdominal… Read More
Updated on May 27, 2019 by AOM
Chereez`s USA trip was made possible in August 2018 and she had the privilege to receive 2 months of treatment she desperately required. 6 Weeks after her return to South Africa, more test were done and on the… Read More
Updated on May 16, 2019 by AOM
Ruby Red Bracelets for Cathrin Botha – Leukemia (AML). On 24 January 2019, Cathrin (13 months old at the time), was admitted to Wilmed Park in Klerksdorp. Doctors suspected glandular fever…
Updated on April 1, 2019 by AOM
Amazing news, Keanu Moore is cancer free!! Our prayers will be with you with the next step of your journey our little superman.. Neuroblastoma cancer..
Limited Edition Endless Love Bracelets for Kyra Burger; dusty-pink & silver beads with diamante-ball or diamante-flower charm… Neuroblastoma Cancer..
New Limited Edition Picture Perfect Bracelets for Janique Venter; consisting of white & silver wooden beads with Glitter ball or Diamante Butterfly charm..
Posted on March 7, 2019 by AOM
Mom shares how Gorlin Goltz Syndrome has affected the lives of Reece and family Update 07/03/2019. “How has gorlins affected our lives… My little man was diagnosed 3 years with a horrible disease. He has been fighting it… Read More
`n Biopsie was gedoen op haar beenmurg en die groot gewas en sy is gediagnoseer met High Risk Stage 4 Neuroblastoma.. Lilac Blossom Bracelets vir Tiana..
Updated on December 30, 2018 by AOM
After 9 months of fundraising, Keanu has finally made it to SJD Children’s Hospital in Barcelona, Spain. Finding our way, especially with the communication barrier, was rather difficult in the beginning.
Updated on August 26, 2019 by AOM
A brief introduction to Neuroblastoma Cancer in Children, what signs and sympoms to look out for and various treatment options… What is Neuroblastoma?
Katelyn`s story: Katelyn Brand was diagnosed with Grade 4 Embryonal Central Nervous System Neuroblastoma – a very rare form of brain cancer, in November 2017. She had extensive surgery to remove the tumor and started with chemo in the same month. Katelyn is currently… Read More
Updated on September 18, 2019 by AOM
Peet Pretorius was diagnosed with Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL) on the 6th of April 2017, after almost a year of walking with unbelievable pain in his legs. At first, three doctors and a pediatrician reduced it to growing pains. It was… Read More