Vasia is 11 years old, and his dream is not a new smartphone but a pair of sneakers. Yes, just ordinary sneakers instead of orthopedic shoes that make his feet bleed. The difference between Vasia’s legs is almost 11 centimeters. That’s how much the guy "outgrew" a domestically produced endoprosthesis that he was installed in 2014. During this time, Vasia had a lot to go through: the first treatment at the Pediatric Department of the National Cancer Institute, going back to the hospital with a recurrence, surgeries for the removal of lung metastases, treatment in Poland, extension of the prosthesis. All this has produced results: oncology is defeated.
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When Irina got very sick and had to be admitted to the hospital, she was gasping for breath. At that time, she needed the supplemental oxygen 24/7. Treatment helped, and her condition gradually improved, so she hoped she would not need oxygen long-term. However, her lungs did not fully recover. "Cystic fibrosis, respiratory insufficiency stage II, multiple bronchoectases, chronic cor pulmonale, and pulmonary hypertension" the long list of diagnoses in her medical chart shows that her body has lived on the edge of impossibility for a long time and has exhausted its reserves. At this time, Irina needs to use the oxygen concentrator at night--it relieves severe hypoxia and lets her lungs rest.
Contemplating our project, we clearly knew why and for whom we were we arrange Observations by doctors that patients in rural areas have larger health problems, prompted the hospital administration to create a new one a medical program that would allow the rural population to be detected in a timely manner disease, as well as motivate the peasants to a more responsible attitude to prevent diseases.
Bohdan is one of about 50 people in the world with a rare genetic pathology – Opic-Frias syndrome. The disease is extremely difficult, which can not be cured, but the consequences can be corrected. A sixteen-year-old boy with a height of one and a half meters and weighing only 35 kilograms. The disease manifests itself in the form of an underdeveloped body, namely in the deformation of the chest and the stop. Due to the slow growth of the tendons, the muscles of the hands and feet of Bogdan wipes out the tension. In addition, the child is poorly seen and wearing hearing aids on both ears.
The first minutes of this boy’s life looked more like a heavy drama than a happy ending with a happy ending: being born, little Nazarchik did not cry, the umbilical cord around his neck did not allow the boy to breathe... The baby was resuscitated, and he spent the next 11 days under the device Mechanical ventilation 11 days that showed how much Nazar wants to live.
Avramyshyn Galina, the mother of the boy Maxim who has a terrible diagnosis – systemic juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, has been fighting for his son's life for several years. Terrible words and uncertainty came three years ago when little Maxim became ill and it was impossible to make a diagnosis. They were put into intensive care, took a bone marrow puncture, did a tomography, did not know if he would survive, sepsis began... Establishing a diagnosis in another hospital helped to start treatment with hormone therapy and methotrexate. However, these drugs did not help stabilize his condition for a long time.
Bright light hurts the eyes, something rattles all the time, it's cold and laying is not comfortable. This is how the world meets the Preemies, their first home is a plastic box - the incubator. The first bed of a prematurely born child is towels and cloth, they feel cold, it is loud all around and it is scary. They'd be better off being wrapped in mother's embrace. Unfortunately, sometimes the child has to stay in the incubator for a long time and that embrace is only scheduled and short time.
In her 14 years, Lisa has completed over 60 treatment courses at rehab centers and spas. In 2014, she was operated on by the Ulzibat method. Currently, Lisa walks on her own, with shortened right extremities, impaired motor function of the right hand, completely missing fine motor skills of the right hand. Mom does her best to keep Lisa healthy.
Premature birth is always a risk. And it does not matter whether they occurred spontaneously or were caused by artificial means to save the life of the mother and child in severe pathologies. Fortunately, today medicine is at such a level that doctors are able to save and go out a child born with a weight of 500 grams.
"Why should we buy equipment for the hospitals? We have already paid all taxes " – it is heard often and it’s true. Perhaps the only answer might be: "Children are sick here and now and they can not wait. The renovation is too slow. By the moment when adult men and women from ministries and departments will solve all organizational issues with budgets, applications and tenders, children, who are already sick right now, could die. But we can save them, today. And those men and women will have enough work too after that. Problems with breathing, with the lungs – this is serious.
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