PUBLISHED: 16:20 29 January 2019 | UPDATED: 16:40 29 January 2019 James Carr Rosabella Harrison will feature in an international photography exhibition opening in March. Photo: Picture Studios. (c)Picture Studios 2016 While Rosabella Harrison’s distinctive birth mark may be the first thing you notice about her, spend just a few moments in her company and it is her enchanting personality which will leave the strongest impression. Rosabella Harrison will feature in an international photography exhibition opening in March. Photo: Picture Studios.And now that personality will take centre stage as the Geldeston school girl features in an international photography exhibition. The seven-year-old will appear in the ‘How do you C Me Now’ exhibition after sitting for world renowned fashion photographer, Brock Elbank.Rosabella, who attends St Felix School in Southwold, was born with congenital melanocytic naevus (CMN) – a type of birthmark … [Read more...] about Seven-year-old girl with rare condition is star of new beauty exhibition
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Meet the Co Antrim dad who fathered two sons after being diagnosed with advanced testicular cancer BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A Ballymoney man who survived stage four testicular cancer, and who has already unexpectedly had two children following cancer treatment, is looking forward to the birth of his fifth child in May. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/features/meet-the-co-antrim-dad-who-fathered-two-sons-after-being-diagnosed-with-advanced-testicular-cancer-37733732.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/life/features/article37733731.ece/43e0a/AUTOCROP/h342/2019-01-22_lif_47374345_I7.JPG Email A Ballymoney man who survived stage four testicular cancer, and who has already unexpectedly had two children following cancer treatment, is looking forward to the birth of his fifth child in May. Rob Humphreys (37), who works for TK Maxx, is also running his first marathon this year. Back in 2013, following a diagnosis of stage four testicular cancer, which had spread to his … [Read more...] about Meet the Co Antrim dad who fathered two sons after being diagnosed with advanced testicular cancer
Tresa Baldas Detroit Free Press Published 6:01 AM EST Jan 6, 2019 Kim Wesley's New Year's resolution is pretty simple: She wants to live. The 41-year-old single mother has eight young children to raise, but an aggressive skin cancer has spread throughout her body, draining her physically. She spent New Year's Eve getting chemo, her bright-blue eyes fixated on the hanging plastic bag filled with toxic, liquid hope. The Schwartz Creek woman, who was in remission for five years following a 2012 melanoma diagnosis, learned last year that the disease was back and had spread to her breast, abdomen, lungs and liver. She was blindsided by the recurrence: Two months earlier, a cat scan showed no disease, she said, noting her doctor said she was in the clear. But a routine mammogram in January 2018 revealed the cancer was back. Wesley would lose her red hair, her energy, her livelihood, her car — fallout … [Read more...] about Single mother of 8 fights aggressive skin cancer
A MUM has revealed she's written birthday and Christmas cards for her children to read after a shock terminal cancer diagnosis. Laura Atkinson, 37, was told by doctors last year there was nothing more they can do so she's started preparing ways to be a part of her kids’ lives once she’s gone. The married mum-of-two was diagnosed with stage four Ocular Uveal Melanoma in 2014 after she went for a routine eye test. Despite having an operation to remove the tumour, while she was pregnant with son Dylan, Laura’s cancer spread to her liver. The 37-year-old, from Warrington, Cheshire is now trying to make the most of the time she has left with Faye, six, and three-year-old Dylan. Laura said: “While I’m still able to I want to make mind memories and do nice things that they can remember. “When it comes to when I’m out of options, that is when I want to do the memory bears and write cards for birthdays and Christmas. “I have to … [Read more...] about Dying mum, 37, writes heartbreaking Christmas cards for her kids to read after she dies
1 of 53 View 53 Items Ravell Call, Deseret News Ambassador Jon M. Huntsman Jr. and his wife Mary Kaye are interviewed at Spaso House in Moscow, Russia, on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. By Jesse Hyde | November 1, 2018 at 4:00 am MDT In a Deseret News exclusive, reporter Jesse Hyde and photojournalist Ravell Call went to Moscow to meet with U.S. Ambassador Jon Huntsman Jr. In a series of conversations, Huntsman reveals what happened immediately after the Helsinki summit, the tense state of affairs between the U.S. and Russia, and how a new personal health scare is putting his life and career in perspective. MOSCOW — In the early morning hours of July 17, Jon Huntsman Jr., the U.S. ambassador to Russia, boarded a plane for Brussels. He had just left the Helsinki Summit, the first official meeting between presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. Now he was being dispatched to meet with the ambassadors of the 28 other NATO nations … [Read more...] about The last statesman: Can Jon Huntsman, Jr. keep the art of diplomacy alive in the time of President Trump?