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Your stories


Dominique’s heart journey began soon after she was born in 2014 when she came into the world six weeks premature.

20 May 2021 |


Isabelle thrived in her first three months of life but her great start ended suddenly and dramatically just before Christmas 2020 when she fell ill with a severe lung infection.

30 April 2021 |


Harmony’s heart story began when she was still inside her mother’s womb which she shared with her twin sister, Mya.

15 April 2021 |


When Aliona started feeling breathless, she thought it was just a sign she was unfit. She never expected doctors would find a tumour the size of a rockmelon pressing on her heart and lung.

14 April 2021 |


Mia lost her arms and legs to sepsis when she was four, but today, according to her mum Amy she’s as active as any other eight-year-old.

17 March 2021 |


Seventeen-year-old Asha was diagnosed with Ewing Sarcoma, a type of bone cancer that mostly affects children and young people.

21 December 2020 |
Last updated: 12 March 2019
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