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Apr 7, 2017 Latest post:
Oct 16, 2017
Heather has a very rare form of cancer called Sarcoma! "WHY ME!" Many people ask this same question just like Heather Sistanich did while the tears rolled down her face as the doctor gives her the bad news. "SORRY TO INFORM YOU BUT YOU HAVE CANCER"
On Heathers birthday she was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma bone cancer very aggressive type of bone cancer. On February 14th Valentines day Heather had 10 hours of surgery to have femur bone and hip replaced. No Valentine's cards, flowers or candy, but a extensive bone replacement and cancerous tumor removed. April 3rd 2017 having chest pains ER found another mass in right lung. On April 5th CT scan reveals 3 masses in right lung all of those are cancer. In addition two other spots noticed on right hip again. The plan is aggressive chemotherapy which may work or may not. This original mass was found in 2008 but despite continuous complaints about the pain in her right leg and hip nothing was done. Please help Heather and her family ease the pain and the burden of barring huge expenses for traveling, food, gas and medical expenses weekly for the next 6 months or longer. Lift her families stress ease her stress so she can concentrate on getting better and beating this rare and very aggressive cancer. Needed tempurpedic adjustable bed, medical supplies, Want to host a benefit or bike run please call us now! Donate now anything you can afford, or just items she can use. All donations are greatly appreciated.
Heather has been in the hospital for 3 weeks 10/11/17 for acute pain. Its been a real mess for her, since all the doctors are arguing back and forth. In the meantime Heather isn't getting any treatments this is heartbreaking,. She is caught in the middle which isn't fair to her. These doctors are playing Russian roulette with her life. I want to get her into Northwestern Immediately since they have the most advanced cancer treatments. However we were informed that they will not accept her since her insurance will not pay for it. So just let her die? It saddens me that health care now is not health care anymore but more like a health service. What I mean is if you don't have the money then to bad how sad? This is why it is so crucial for all of you to donate to her. You maybe just saving her life by doing so. Even a dollar will work but doing nothing doesn't help anyone. Please donate and help save heathers life. She has a 12 year old daughter she needs to be with when she goes to her first prom or graduates from high school or college. Heather needs to be there when she gets married, and even see her grandchildren one day. Find it in all your hearts to donate to Heather. Just think of how much money you spend on simple things that you can do away with like a cup of coffee. Every little bit helps please help heather live.
Warmest regards from Robert and Heather Sistanich and her family