In February 2017, I started feeling short of breath. The
doctor told me that he needed two stents to open his aorta. After the
procedure, a persistent coughing started. I went to a pulmonologist,
where I was diagnosed with COPD and after further tests (CAT, MRI,
Colonoscopy, Gastroscopy) the result was colon cancer affecting my
liver and lungs.
The hospital put me on chemotherapy but it affected me badly and after 2 sessions I was not able to get out of bed.
I chose to stop the chemo and go for an alternative treatment regimen
of Hyperbaric Oxygen, B17 vitamin, Ozone, and Aminocare A10. These
treatments are not covered by our medical insurance but are keeping my
health (sickness) level constant.
I started this campaign to cover the costs of the treatment as our insurance does not cover any
cancer therapy other than traditional chemotherapy. These funds will pay for the treatment and include travel, accommodation, and daily expenses.
Portable units are available here but cost $2600. We can also get one from the United States for $1900. I
He also need an oxygen concentrator to help with the COPD, especially for the traveling. We currently live in Johannesburg, South Africa, so travel to the hospital will take almost
have not included the cost of this machine in this GoFund goal but any money not used for the treatment will go towards getting one.
Last week we went in to the Hospital for a check-up and were warned that time is crucial, he needs to act before the tumour starts spreading and creates a closure in my colon.
From the bottom of our hearts , thank you very, very much.