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Huntingdon, UK

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Steve Green's Story.

Living with an aggressive grade 4 INCURABLE brain tumour!

I'm 33 and I've been told I only have months to live, please help me to gain more time to make memories with my precious wife and children.

It took me quite a while to even start this page, with the recent news we've had with regards to my health has really knocked me back. It has done the same to the family my beautiful wife and our two children. The eldest, daughter(8) and our son (5). It has put life into perspective for all of us.

We've had a pretty bad few years. But at the same time it's been the most memorable, more for good than bad. We've had the best day ever, getting married and having a family holiday that no one could forget. It all started with work going really well, life was going well and in the right direction. Then out of nowhere we were caught out by a life changing event which gave us a slap in the face.

It started with a seizure at work. This lead to a follow up scan then following appointment which showed the horrible truth that I had a grade 2 brain tumour. The first appointment was a blur, then came the growth of the tumour with operations and subsequent radiation therapy. Now with the horrible journey of chemotherapy, which I'm told could give me a little more precious time with family and friends. With the tumour growth now up to grade 4 the time span runs on for the next few months.

Since being diagnosed three years ago life has been one big roller coaster, full of ups and downs. As a family we have tried to carry on as normal and as best we can, keeping this close to home with only friends and family knowing the facts more to protect our children than anything, now we have been faced with the latest news as a family we have decided to share this with everyone we can as we are still holding on to a little hope! Through endless amounts of research between ourselves, family and friends we have come across a treatment called IMMUNOTHERAPY which has had amazing results but unfortunately comes at a huge price and not available on the NHS or even in this country. So once again we go up and back down.

The treatment is available at the HALLWANG PRIVATE ONCOLOGY CLINIC in Germany. This treatment can prolong lives considerably and has even put some cancers previously diagnosed and incurable like mine into complete remission. As we face the impossible task of funding the treatment we are pleading for help to raise the necessary funds. We have now been informed that the treatment of immunotherapy comes at a costly £70,000. Any donations no matter how big or small will be appreciated beyond words!

So, now is the time to ask the biggest question that I have ever had to ask.

I need your help. As a family, friend, colleague, and even stranger. I need your help and even down to a donation of a pound I will appreciate that as much as i do several pounds!

Please respect our wishes in doing the best we can to protect our two small children's ears. Life is tough enough for them seeing their daddy unwell.

A big thank you for reading my story!

P.S. If you have any stories, or information that you may think might be of use or helpful please get in touch.

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  • Stephen Green16 days ago
    Stephen Green

    Stephen Green

    16 days ago

    Hello everyone, sorry for the delay with updating you all! The last month or so has been crazy with chemo, and another infection due to white cells being low, we have also been lucky enough to go on a family break after seeing my oncologist and her telling my wife and I that my tumours have showed no signs of growth on the last scan and they are happy to give me three more cycles of chemotherapy.

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  • Stephen Green16 days ago
    Stephen Green

    Stephen Green

    16 days ago

    Once again my family and I can’t thank you all enough for your continued support and fundraisers! I truly believe that all of your support helps us as a family to keep positive and pushing through each day as it comes! We are truly grateful! Steve & family xxxx

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  • Stephen Green3 months ago
    Stephen Green

    Stephen Green

    3 months ago

    Hello everyone, huge apologies for not updating for a while. Due to various reasons, the main one being my chemo being delayed due to my general health and platelets being too low! I’ve now started my third cycle of chemo as platelets are back up! I’m due to go for a scan in 4 wks time and have a follow up appt to see if chemo has had any effect! Once again my family and I would like to thank you all for your continued and amazing support, a massive thank you to each and everyone who has put on all the amazing events and upcoming fundraisers x

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Page last updated on: 8/7/2018 11:12 PM

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  • Hazel Green

    Hazel Green

    Aug 7, 2018

    Last of the Grafham walk thankyou soooo much Alison.

    £70.00

  • Terry Lucie Megan Ellie xx

    Terry Lucie Megan Ellie xx

    Aug 2, 2018

    £50.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Jul 31, 2018

    My thoughts are with you and your lovely family.

    £30.00

  • Amy Ingram

    Amy Ingram

    Jul 30, 2018

    *MOLBYS* Sunday 1st July molbys open day, cannot thank everybody enough, the continued support has been incredible💚

    £1,155.00

  • Hazel Green

    Hazel Green

    Jul 30, 2018

    From the amazing darts team THANKYOU soooooooo much for supporting Stephen xxxx

    £72.00

  • josh errington

    josh errington

    Jul 27, 2018

    Hi mate hope things are going well, donation from my runners up prize on CEB's world cup sweep stake, hope to see you again soon!

    £60.00

  • Hazel Green

    Hazel Green

    Jul 25, 2018

    From Tesco Garage RaffleThankyou soooo much for your continued support xxxx

    £125.00

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