Galyna is only 29 years old. Half of her life she struggles with the disease and suffers daily pain. She is trying to survive psychologically. After all, when a young and beautiful girl has a hump on her back, it is worth a lot of effort to hide it from prying eyes, and even more to perceive it herself. Galina believes that one morning she will wake up slim and full of strength! Let's help her in this, it is quite real!
Charity Fund "Happy child"
The mission of the foundation is effective assistance to the most needy children of the Zaporozhye region. Every day, employees and volunteers of the foundation help save someone's life, fulfill someone's dream, or simply let a person know that they remember and care about him.
Four years ago, the fatal case radically changed the life of Vlad. After jumping into the water being completely healthy, he opened his eyes already in intensive care. Alive! But at the same time, he was completely immobilized... From that very moment, the hardest work on himself began: on the body, on the consciousness. Constant training, timely rehabilitation and especially the support of people – this is what gives hope and gives strength to continue the struggle. Please support the young man! Give the opportunity to get up from a wheelchair!
Artem is a unique child. As in Ukraine, there are only about two hundred children like him. The common diagnosis unites these children – SMA – spinal muscular atrophy. This is a ruthless disease that gradually takes away all the skills of a child. Therefore, the life of "SMAleys" (children with SMA disease) is a daily struggle and faith in a miracle. The more the disease makes itself felt, the more special equipment appears in Artem's room. It is still impossible to cure the boy, but if to organize the right care, it is possible to prolong his life. It means so much!
“I am the daughter of a beautiful mother and a woman who admires with her extraordinary strength of mind! A young, forty-four-year-old woman, Yekaterina Yaschenko, independently built a strong family and raised two grateful daughters. Through hard work throughout her life, she strived for family comfort and well-being, putting her personal needs into the background. Strong in spirit, but such a vulnerable and responsive woman! Kind woman, caring daughter of old parents and beloved grandmother of two little boys! It's all about my mom and our Guardian, Yekaterina Yashchenko. My mom says she is a happy person! And it is optimism that helps her now to not lose heart. Now, when trouble threatened... It so happened that for a long time there lived a disease in her, which did not manifest itself.
Three years ago, having withstood all the upheavals, Ilya Titarenko survived. This was the beginning of the boy’s life, each day of which is more like a struggle than happy and carefree childhood. In the achievements of Illia, there is still too much “not”: he does not sit, crawl, walk or speak. But he understands everything, and the whole range of emotions is reflected in Ilyusha’s little face and in brilliant eyes. The preservation of the intellect makes it possible to further develop successfully. Here are just the financial costs of a family where there is a child with special needs, are incommensurable with income. We can give this little man the opportunity to fight for his health, which the disease has so mercilessly stolen!
The death of the eldest child rocked Olga and Igor world. And only the appearance of the long-awaited second son restored them to life. Kostia was born very tiny. He weighed about a kilogram, but he has the character of an athlete. From the first days the baby had to fight, but not for sports medals, but for life! Almost two months on artificial ventilation of the lungs, surgery on the intestinal tract, emergency rescue of vision in Kiev – he passed all this, and what is most important – little Kostia survived. The kid felt that the parents simply couldn’t handle losing their second son.
Kiriusha is a merry boy, who fights for every day of his life. Due to multiple congenital defects (gastrointestinal tract, urinary system) and a sudden stroke his life differs from the life of most of his peers. All Kiriusha’s life is a painstaking everyday fight. Kiriusha, who is just 10 years old, has had more than 20 operations since his birth. What is the most important is that he has not lost his childish immediacy and infinite love for the outside world in his endless fight against a disease.
You can hardly find someone who would doubt if the birth of the twins is incredible happiness! A boy and a girl – is a so desirable and long-awaited gift! The Babich family has waited for this gift for almost 18 years! And a miracle happened! And it does not matter that the family had to leave their home in Stakhanov, the Luhansk Oblast. They found shelter in Zaporizhzhia and the young family was given accommodation. Vanechka and Polinka were born here, in Zaporizhzhia. Unfortunately, Vania has to struggle for living a full life since his birth.
Victoria is an active and clever girl! She is like a flower that struggles to explode and bloom, but the disease prevents her from doing it! Victoria's parents were really looking forward to their "flower" coming-into-being. Labor was prolonged, more than 30 hours! And after the birth, the child's condition was supported by the artificial lung ventilation apparatus for another three weeks. When, finally, Victoria was able to take her first breath, the doctors announced the verdict: "ICP (Cerebral palsy). She will never sit or eat, or walk on her own". It is scary and hard to hear such words about your long-awaited baby! But there was not even a thought to leave, even so, tender and weak girl, with a minimal chance to survive!
Jamaican guitarist, vocalist, and composer, the most famous reggae performer - Bob Marley - died from a cancer disease that began with melanoma. Our hero is not a guitarist or a composer and is not known to anyone except his loved ones. The most ordinary guy with the most ordinary fate. He is 32. And he also has a melanoma.