"This is my only son, Zhenia. He is going on for 10 very soon, but he does not look his age. He is very thin because ordinary food is not digested correctly”, this is how the letter begins. Feeding her son is more than a challenge for Svetlana. Zhenia was born with a severe disease of cystic fibrosis. DNA mutations disrupt the normal activity of the whole organism and make digestion difficult. To grow the boy must constantly take special high-calorie nutrition, and this is almost 3 000 UAH per month.
HEALTH, SOUTH (10 of 82)
211 040 016.59 UAH collected in category Health
723 159.72 UAH - скарбничка категорії Health
Dear donors, you have already helped Kyrylo Ivanenko who was born in Debaltsevo in August 2014 when there were fierce battles resulting in the death of peaceful citizens. Fear and horror experienced during that time by Kyrylo’s mother, Yulia, had a negative impact on the childbirth and had catastrophic consequences for the baby. During his birth, Kyrylo came through brain oxygen deprivation that caused serious brain damages, tentorium damages. Later he was diagnosed with ataxic cerebral palsy, tetraparesis, speech delay, psychomotor retardation, and atypical autism.
In July, Vova Tabunshchyk turned 10 years old. He is an active and curious boy, loves to run and jump. And he fell ill, like all onco-children, unexpectedly. "In the fall of 2017, my son’s shoulders started to hurt a lot, of course, we decided that the backpack was heavy and we began to put less books in school", says Vova’s mother. "But that did not solve the problem, the pain continued".
Kyrylo is the only son in a family of hard hearing parents. In the first year of his life, he was diagnosed with "bilateral sensorineural hearing loss of the third degree". Now the boy is 10 years old, all this time the whole family has made great efforts to help boy succeed in his mental development and learning, in which he has experienced considerable difficulty.
Dear donors, you have already helped Ania Ishchenko, a sunny girl, the Thumbelina. The child has weight deficit of II-III degree. At the age of 9.5, she weighed only 10.4 (!) kg, when the norm is 27-35 kg. She is the third child in the family, was born with Down's syndrome, with the cardiac malformation. However, the main and biggest problem is the celiac disease, when the body does not absorb gluten, which is present in almost a third of all the products!
Sasha Barda is 16. He is a handsome and clever boy, a pupil of the 9th form. He studies well and has many friends. He has a good memory and he speaks well. However, he suffers from a disease that prevents him from moving freely, walking and being healthy. The boy can neither sit down nor stand without somebody’s help his legs and arms disobey. Sasha’s diagnosis is cerebral palsy. This horrible disease stroke him as soon as he was born. Sasha was born prematurely, on the 31st week, with asphyxia, the consequences of which the family has been struggling with courage for the long 16 years.
Now Misha Bilyi is 6.5 years old; he is in no way different from his equals in an age in appearance and physically, but he is lagging far behind them in his psychoverbal development. The boy hardly perceives the speech addressed to him; his active vocabulary corresponds to the age of 3 years. He goes to kindergarten with his twin sister; he eats by himself, but does it badly; his teachers help him to get dressed. He participates in matinees, although he never recites poems, in common dances he tries to imitate. When he was 2.5 years old, Misha was diagnosed with sensory alalia; the presence of an arachnoid cyst in the brain was revealed; the child understood or said nothing.
Dear Donors! A disaster occurred in the Revkovs family. The mother Maryna was diagnosed with invasive ductal breast cancer. The woman bravely struggles with this oncologic disease for a year and a half. In November 2017 she had a radical mastectomy, the left breast was removed and 4 courses of chemotherapy were administered. Everything was good for some time and it seemed that the disease was stopped. However, in three months the doctors found out metastases in lungs and liver.
Oleksandr's story is a story about the strength of the spirit, the desire to live, perseverance and hard work. On the 22nd of August year 2018, 18-year-old Oleksandr got hit by a bus while riding his moped. He got many severe injuries doctors said people usually do not survive with. Not a single mother would give up hearing such words. Anna Tsapaeva, the mother of three, is trying to collect money to help her son. She has found a clinic that agreed to take cafe of Oleksandr. His return back to life was uneasy. Oleksandr was in a coma for 3 weeks and he had surgery to remove a blood clot ending up breathing with help of tracheostomy. But he bravely endured all the trials and proceeded to rehabilitation procedures.
Vania needs to be fed, Vania needs to be treated. And it's not a matter of choice – which one is the priority? He needs both. And all of these things are hugely expensive. Vania has cystic fibrosis – a severe congenital disease which doesn't take any chances – in this game, life is at stake. Persistent infections gradually destroy his lungs and the boy is so thin and doesn't have enough strength to fight them. And he wants to live. His mom handles a lot of things on her own, but now she asks for help. Vania and his mom really need help right now!
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