Tag: leukaemia

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“Every kurban is a life for children with leukaemia!” – LÖSEV appeals for Kurban donations

Turkey’s leading charity for children with leukaemia has launched its annual Kurban (Eid al-Adha) campaign, appealing for donations that can be used to assist disadvantaged families whose children are undergoing lifesaving treatment for the blood cancer. Founded in 1998, LÖSEV, or the Health and Education Foundation for Children with Leukaemia, provides support and assistance to […]

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Talia Tosun loses her fight against blood cancer
 

A young Turkish Cypriot who hit the headlines last year when she appealed for a blood donor match has died. Talia Tosun passed away at University College London Hospital on Sunday evening surrounded by her family. She had turned 25 in February. The talented young data wizard had been diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia, an […]

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Life-saving stem cell match urgently needed for Talia Tosun

In April, Talia Tosun, a talented young data wizard working at iTech in London, was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia. She has been off work ever since, undergoing gruelling chemotherapy. Sadly, at the end of August Talia was told that the chemotherapy had been ineffective and she now urgently needs a bone marrow transplant. A […]