Lukas, “Bearer of Light” is coming

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Lukas Andrew Nelson- meaning ‘Bearer of light”, “manly”, “son of the champion” is coming to the Philippines to join EPCALM in its mission to help  Adult Leukemia patients and their families journey through the disease. Following is Nelson’s personal bio-data and realization … Continued

Raffle for Sarah Moral

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 Another fundraising event is being conducted by Sarah Moral’s friends to raise funds for Sarah’s ongoing medical treatment. The fundraiser is a raffle that will give away an iPad2 (tickets are being sold at Php 50 each).  Raffle draw is … Continued

Run Against Leukemia

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Run for Sarah, Run against Leukemia Run for Life!!! 5:30 AM, Sunday, September 11, 2011 if unregistered, be at UP Arts & Science parking by 5 AM. UP Diliman Oval, University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City  Registration Fee: 10km runner:  … Continued

My Journey – Sarah Moral

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  I’ve been keeping these events in my diary.  I thought of sharing it with you, my family and friends who support me endlessly.  I also took advantage of this day that I feel strong.  This is my journey.. (you … Continued

Jessel Dancel-Hsu

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Jessel with brother Manuel (left) and EPCALM Executive Director Cesar Dumogho (center) As soon as Manuel Dancel found out that his sister, Jessel Dancel Hsu was diagnosed to have leukemia, he wasted no time in searching for avenues of help … Continued

Gladys Abano

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Gladys Abano, 28 years old, married, first consulted doctors at the Philippine General Hospital (PGH) last November 2010 due to easy fatigability and pallor.  After testing, Gladys was found to have a decreased hemoglobin count, thus blood transfusions were recommended. … Continued

My battle has just begun – Sarah Moral

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Exactly 16 days ago, I was diagnosed with Leukemia. Despite all the tests, medications, complications and even the first chemotherapy I recently went through, the thought of having Leukemia hasn’t really sunk in yet. Everything just happened so quickly. Cliché … Continued

There is a Season

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“….To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted….” … Continued

Remembering Karen

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Troy Pajarillaga remembers his sister Karen by making a video about her. Karen, a beautiful, young and vibrant lady, full of life and promise has touched the lives of others and continues to touch each of us today.  May her life … Continued