Justin's Melanoma Bills and Awareness

 
Raised: $3,950.00
Goal: $50,000.00
 
 
 

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Justin Vicory

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I am not big on asking other's for help... which can make this hard. However I am in need of help. As much for my family (above) as myself. See, I have Stage 4 Melanoma. Luckily I am goi... more

 
 
 
 
 
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Updated posted by Justin Vicory 3 hours ago


Is Normal Too Much to Ask?


Optimism. Clearly the word of my life at this moment. I recently had what everybody has been calling “great news”, and in truth it really was. By all accounts my Melanoma BRAF and MEK inhibiting medication is working as planned. My tumors have either disappeared or reduced in size by about 90% in two months time.

Read More... http://300salads.com/2014/04/23/is-normal-too-much-to-ask/

 
 
 

Updated posted by Justin Vicory 16 days ago

It has been a while since I have written. When I am feeling good I just don’t want to remind myself of what I have to battle against today and forever. It is nice to feel like a normal part of society at times. Hugs for the kids and everlasting love for my wife. Then bam! It will happen. Not so much a setback as just another rough patch in the road forward that shakes my life up... Read more...

http://300salads.com/2014/04/07/there-is-a-child-in-all-of-us/

 
 
 

Updated posted by Justin Vicory 1 month ago

Thank you everyone for the support I have received. It means more than words can express!

Newest Blog Post at www.300Salads.com...

On Friday I had a revelation… and a shower. They may have happened at the same time, but I think the pulling of about 40 staples from my arm jolted my mind into my mind set. Now, I have been continually gaining an appreciation for life on a daily basis for years now. My appreciation for my wife is unparalleled in every day life and I would be hard pressed to find a man who appreciates his wife the way I do mine. However, this is just a microcosm. My wife is far from the only thing I appreciate on such a large scale, but sometimes you forget these things until the happiness of having staples removed from your arm warms your body and soul as it did for me. Why you may ask? Simple. Try 18 days without a shower in modern society and tell me you didn’t take parts or all of your life for granted daily. (Read more at www.300salads.com)

 
 
 
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Created by Justin Vicory on December 20, 2013





I am not big on asking other's for help... which can make this hard. However I am in need of help. As much for my family (above) as myself. See, I have Stage 4 Melanoma. Luckily I am going through a clinical trial, but unfortunately the results are yet to be determined. In the event that things go south I don't want to wait until its too late to raise funds for help. So, where will the funds go? Option 1: If things go bad... Funds will go to holistic treatment, most likely at a location in Mexico.

Option 2: Things go well... If things go well and the cancer treatment works the funds will go to raising awareness and trying to create a support group locally in Denver for Melanoma patients. We don't really have anything here locally and I believe that HOPE is a great medicine and you need a community to create it.

Obviously I am shooting for Option 2, but at least now you know where your help will go... Remember, no amount is too little or too much. Everything helps more that you can imagine.

Additionally, I do post regularly on my blow 300 Salads
if you want to follow me a little more closely. Thank you again for your support. My family and I sincerely appreciate it!
 
 
 
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Wow. What a lovely video. I have to admit it made me cry. Just because I love you all so much and know how much you are blessed as a family. Every smile all the laughter. God is good.

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You are so strong! I admire your will power! I wish I could give more! Please keep fighting!

 

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I think your family is swell. Sorry I can't give more.

 

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I pray for you everyday

 

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