Articles about cancer

Mom Makes Disney Princess Wigs For Kids With Cancer

Holly Christensen, a mother of three and former oncology nurse in Alaska, crochets flowing wigs out of soft yarn for children who’ve lost their hair to chemotherapy in their battle with cancer

November 17, 2015, 12:55 1545
Little girl who died just two weeks after being diagnosed with bone cancer inspires kind acts all over the world

Strangers started a Facebook group called Maddy's Mighty Minions to spearhead a pay-it-forward campaign in her memory

June 19, 2015, 18:30 1540
It was so long ago...

It was so long ago - a two-year old white-haired and white-skinned little boy, sitting on his mother's lap in the hospital courtyard. "He needs a bone marrow transplant, that's 65 thousand dollars"...

January 19, 2015, 19:00 1615
Patches

People should be aware of the fact that they have a right NOT to suffer from pain, be aware that there are ampules, pills and patches – and one can get them to control pain

January 15, 2015, 18:20 1531
WHAT DOCTORS DON’T LEARN ABOUT DEATH AND DYING

Dying and death confront every new doctor and nurse. In this book excerpt, Atul Gawande asks: Why are we not trained to cope with mortality?

January 12, 2015, 16:45 1713
Why do we need to help those who can no longer be helped?

I work with children who can not be cured. I sit at night on the weekend and I write because I'm scared, all of a sudden someone really might wonder - if a child can not be cured, it can not be helped?

February 20, 2014, 12:50 1750
Normal people: Marian Kurtovic

A professional chef told us why he dedicated his life to feed the children with cancer

February 6, 2014, 14:10 1822
To Survive Till Spring

February 17, 2005, 0:00 2321
Publications found: 8

Happy Child foundation - effective help to the most needy children of the Zaporozhye region, Ukraine, since 2004

They need help:

You donated in 2021

$ 115 427

Our expenses in 2021
To 149 sick children $66 967
Medical equipment: $1 141
To orphanages for disabled children: $15 572
To children's village: $5 196
To orphans and poor children: $1 493
"Helpus" - help to adults: $619
Service expenses: $12 970
Total sum of expenses: $109 874

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