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Articles about cancer

Mom Makes Disney Princess Wigs For Kids With Cancer

Published: November 17, 2015, 12:551410

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

Little girl who died just two weeks after being diagnosed with bone cancer inspires kind acts all over the world

Published: June 19, 2015, 18:301420

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

It was so long ago...

Published: January 19, 2015, 19:001447

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"...

Patches

Published: January 15, 2015, 18:201446

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

WHAT DOCTORS DON’T LEARN ABOUT DEATH AND DYING

Published: January 12, 2015, 16:451552

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?

Why do we need to help those who can no longer be helped?

Published: February 20, 2014, 12:501591

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?

Normal people: Marian Kurtovic

Published: February 6, 2014, 14:101708

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

To Survive Till Spring

Published: February 17, 2005, 0:002207

Publications found: 8

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

More than 16 years of trust of donors and benefactors, thousands of aid transaction processed every year. Full transparency in the usage of donation
You donated $182 355 in 2020

Our expenses in 2020

123 sick children: $98 774 
Medical equipment: $7 450
To disabled orphans: $22 116
To eco-village for orphans: $11 441
To orphans and poor families: $4 018
To adults ("Helpus" charity): $8 342
Administration and fundraising: $19 329
Total sum of expenses: $178 046 

$4 750 268 donated since 2007

They need help:

Kirill Karpachev (born 28 June 2000) and Timofei Karpachev (born 22 November 2011) – Cystic fibrosis, mixed form

Kirill Karpachev (born 28 June 2000) and Timofei Karpachev (born 22 November 2011) – Cystic fibrosis, mixed form

Alisa Onufriyeva, born in 2007 - cystic fibrosis

Alisa Onufriyeva, born in 2007 - cystic fibrosis

Pelageya Nesterenko, 2 y.o. – Cystic Fibrosis, Severe Condition

Pelageya Nesterenko, 2 y.o. – Cystic Fibrosis, Severe Condition

Mark Bondarev, 5 years old - Cystic fibrosis

Mark Bondarev, 5 years old - Cystic fibrosis

Natalya Kisluk, born February 28, 1992 - 24 years old - mixed form cystic fibrosis.

Natalya Kisluk, born February 28, 1992 - 24 years old - mixed form cystic fibrosis.


A Child Needs a Family: Sophia G., born in 2008

A Child Needs a Family: Sophia G., born in 2008

A Child Needs a Family: Marina K., born in 2003

A Child Needs a Family: Marina K., born in 2003

A Child Needs a Family: Maxim P., born in 2004

A Child Needs a Family: Maxim P., born in 2004