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Aden’s Story

It was Easter Sunday 2008 and Aden our youngest of five and only a month from his golden birthday didnt want to eat his favorite ham, more urgently he had a yellowish tint that developed around his eyes....On Saturday nite March 29th we discovered Aden - only 4 years old had Cancer.

Aden endured three years and three months of chemotherapy which ended in July 2011. He had a complete remission.

In October of 2013 Aden was complaining of headaches and backaches. A scan of his blood showed a reduced platlet count. Because of his history the clinic decided to do a bone marrow biopsy. On November 19th 2013 we discovered his cancer / acute lymphoblastic leukemia had returned isolated in his bone marrow.

Team Aden is led by his mom Lorelie along with dad Mike Sr. His sisters
Alexa, Allie and Alea and his brother Mike Jr. Along with his niece Audree Sky and her dad Zach (roni) and grandma Ethel in Illinois - uncle David Anthony in Illinois and Uncle Steve and Aunt Sue and cousins Kyle and Ryley. Please post your comments!!!!! 

Our motto "we beat it once we can do it again!"

Latest Journal Update

Mrd biopsy Results - Positive again

Still positive at 0.005 percent. So the one in Sept was positive for leukemia and now this one....too low for anyone to do anything with....the car t folks in Philadelphia won't do anything until it reaches 0.100 percent. They want to recheck in Feb unless a weird blood check pops up in the meantime.

We're uneasy that it's showing up w regularity now. The test did confirm its the same type of cancer he's had previously - that's critical. A morphing of the disease would be a huge mess.