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£115raised of £250 target by 12 supporters

    Weʼve raised £115 to Support my Dad on his Journey to be Alcohol free & to raise much needed funds for the Liver Transplant unit. who do phenomenal work!

    Bristol, UK
    Funded on Saturday, 6th October 2018

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    Story

    This year we found out that Dad is in stage 4 liver failure & will need a complete liver transplant.
    This transplant would offer Dad a second chance at life. But is a huge operation & comes with big risks.
    Dad has already stopped drinking any alcohol and is taking steps to make his self healthy enough for the big operation that awaits him.
    Previously I walked 10k+ steps every day for a month to raise money for the hospice who cared for my Biological Father.
    For the next 12 months from now 05/06/2018 till 05/06/2019 I will refrain from Drinking any alcohol, to support my second Dad with his lifestyle change.
    The inescapable fact is booze causes a lot of health issues plus foul moods, crazy sugar cravings, poor sleep, unpleasant toilet habits and poor concentration. Booze also massively contributes to depression and anxiety. Whilst we seek its numbing qualities to ease mood, booze is playing a cruel game. It is medically classed as a depressant, and over time it depresses your natural body chemistry and leads to that gnawing anxiety and heaviness.
    The good news is our bodies LOVE being booze-free and respond really quickly. The lift in mood and depression is one to the key reasons people continue to stay booze free, because the natural high feels so damn good!
    your liver is working overtime, clearing the alcohol from your bloodstream to prevent alcohol poisoning. Yep! Booze is poison and the liver has to alter its chemical structure so it doesn’t kill us – changing alcohol to acetaldehyde and then acetate.
    Acetaldehyde, a highly toxic substance and a known carcinogen, so although acetaldehyde exists in the body only for a brief time before it is further broken down into acetate, it has the potential to cause significant damage. You may experience nausea and tremor as your body deals with all this. At the time your pancreas also starts producing extra insulin, which causes intense carb cravings.
    After already loosing one parent I can't deal with loosing another

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    • Joshua Hathway5 months ago
      Joshua Hathway

      Joshua Hathway

      5 months ago

      One month down!! Good news! If I can hit my target of £250 Direct Line Group will also donate £250 to the British Liver Trust!!

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    • Joshua Hathway5 months ago
      Joshua Hathway

      Joshua Hathway

      5 months ago

      5/07/2018 Marks 1 whole month sober! Thank you to you all for your amazing support & kind donations x

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    • Joshua Hathway6 months ago
      Joshua Hathway

      Joshua Hathway

      6 months ago
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      Thank you!!

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    6 months ago

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    Page last updated on: 9/12/2018 9:20 AM

    Supporters

    12

    • Kerry Haynes

      Kerry Haynes

      Sep 12, 2018

      Well done x

      £5.00

    • Kerry Haynes

      Kerry Haynes

      Aug 7, 2018

      2nd month sober - well done Josh -

      £5.00

    • Kerry Haynes

      Kerry Haynes

      Jul 5, 2018

      1st month done - well done Josh x

      £5.00

    • Steven Dare

      Steven Dare

      Jun 28, 2018

      Good on you for raising the money mate.

      £5.00

    • Nick Wynn

      Nick Wynn

      Jun 28, 2018

      Hope things get better for you all.

      £10.00

    • rachel spy

      rachel spy

      Jun 28, 2018

      This is amazing, I hope u raise more than enough to cover the transplant and much more! Good luck sweetie.

      £10.00

    • Chloe White

      Chloe White

      Jun 28, 2018

      Good Luck Josh! Wishing you all the best xxx

      £10.00

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    Bristol, UK

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