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November Warrior Mail – Xander & Lily

This month is a DOUBLE WARRIOR SPECIAL! Please write to both children to let them know how special they are.

Siblings Xander (10) and Lily (13) deal with chronic pain that would floor most people every day of their lives, thanks to a genetic disorder called Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS). EDS is a connective tissue disorder resulting in faulty collagen – which is the body’s glue. Imagine building a brick house with PVA glue instead of cement, and you have an ...

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October’s Warrior of the Month – Jaxon

Jaxon is 5. At just 6 months old, he was diagnosed with bilateral Wilms’ tumour – cancer on both his kidneys. After surgery to remove half of his right kidney and 6 weeks of chemotherapy, a CT scan showed another tumour had grown and he underwent surgery again to remove the remainder of his right kidney. This was followed with 6 months of chemotherapy, after which Jaxon achieved remission.

Scan after scan the left side tumour showed no progression, but after ...

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