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£50k for Rosie's cancer treatment

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Raised by 499 people in 2 months
Created April 18, 2018
£50,000 needed for Rosie’s cancer treatment

Thank you so much for taking the time to read our story! Having run out of options in the UK, Rosie is now undergoing specialist treatment in Turkey at a leading cancer treatment clinic and we need your help…

Nearly three years ago, after being misdiagnosed by her GP for almost a year, Rosie was diagnosed with stage 4 bowel cancer at only 34. She was operated on immediately to remove the main tumour and part of her bowel, but the cancer had already spread to her liver and lymph nodes. After 34 rounds of chemotherapy and an operation in April 2017 which removed over 70% of her liver, Rosie still has cancer in her liver and lymph nodes and there are no further options available on the NHS.  

Despite the seriousness of her condition, Rosie has done all she can to give herself the best chance of beating the cancer. This has included significant dietary and lifestyle changes and alternative therapies alongside her medical treatment. She has been a true inspiration and her family and friends are humbled by her immense strength and determination.

The next step on her incredible journey is to the ChemoThermia Oncology Center in Istanbul, where the doctors are pioneering treatment that combines the highest level of conventional cancer treatments with science-based integrative therapies with the aim of eradicating the cancer rather than looking at prolonging life.

At the clinic Rosie can receive the drug Avastin which is only available privately in the UK, alongside Metabolically Supported Chemotherapy, Hyperthermia treatment, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, PhytoPharmaceutical Supplements and a supervised Ketogenic diet. We’ve spoken to and met with people for whom this treatment has worked wonders and put stage 4 cancers into long-term remission.

Rosie is travelling to Istanbul for 3 days every two weeks. We have funded the initial treatments ourselves but will soon be unable to continue to do so and it is highly likely that Rosie will need at least 6 months of treatment at the clinic. This is why we now need to ask for help. Each 3 day treatment costs £6,000, with scans an additional £1000, meaning that even if we are unable to raise the full amount, every donation will help towards an additional treatment and an additional chance at fighting the tumours.

This treatment could be truly life changing and we are extremely grateful for anything you can contribute towards it.

From the bottom of our hearts... Thank you!

With love from,

The MacArthur family
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Hello everyone!!
Just a quick reminder of tonight's Cabaret show to raise money for Rosie! Hopefully see some of you at 19.00 at She Soho on Old Compton Street Soho for Rosie's Red Hot Revue!!! Ticket's online are closed but are £15 cash on the door.
I just can't wait!!!
Holly xxxx
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Hello everyone!

I hope you you are all well! Apologies if I haven't managed to get round to thanking you personally or replying to you yet, please know that we are reading all the beautiful messages and are so encouraged! I promise we will reply soon :) Things have been a little busy, Rosie went into hospital last week unexpectedly with an infection but is out again now and is on the mend!! She really is the most incredible fighter!
WE ARE ON THE HOME STRECTCH!! We have less than £5000 to go! Ok people we can do this!! So close now!
I am very excited to announce that we my amazing friend Lauren Karl, aka Loretta Van Dini, is organising a Cabaret night on the 17th of June at SHE Bar in Soho! Less than 2 weeks away! It is going to be a fantastic night with incredible performers from all walks of the Cabaret world...Comedy, Drag...Burlesque the lot!! And I will be compering!(That's Holly :))
All the money will be going to Rosie's fund, so please come along and support Rosie and all these amazing performers who are giving their talents and entertainment for the cause. You won't be disappointed :) Here is the link for tickets......

https://www.skiddle.com/whats-on/London/She-Soho/Rosies-Red-Hot-Revue/13225261/

We very ,much look forward to seeing you!

As always thank you so much for the support, donations and love. Every message, every penny makes all the difference!

With Love Holly, Rosie, Kit, Carol an Nick xxxx
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Hello everyone!
The party last weekend was a fantastic success! Thank you so much to all the friends who organised and attended, and to Jason for shaving off his beard!
See here the attached video for highlights! Thank you Mark!!

Also thank you to all the family ,friends and strangers who have given so generously.

Rosie has just returned from her 4th round of treatment. We have met several other patients there and all the people we have spoken to have had positive experiences.

We would all like to thank you for your amazing generosity . It means so much to us that Rosie is able to have this treatment.

A huge thank you from Carol, Nick, Holly, Kit and especially Rosie.
#radpartyforrosie The highlights!
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Hello everyone,
Just a quick reminder of our party of the fundraising party for Rosie happening tomorrow from 12-10pm #radpartyforrosie ...it is being held at Fountain and Ink on the Southbank, London with OUTSIDE SEATING!!! Woohoo!! What better way to spend a hot Sunday!?......and there are some incredible prizes on offer! People have been incredibly generous! Tickets are just £5 ...get them here!!.....
https://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1110736
#radpartyforrosie
We will all be there...whether you know us or not, come along, it would be amazing to say thank you in person and just have a gorgeous excuse for a Sunday party!
Huge shout out and thank you to George and Noreen for doing this! We love you!!!
See you tomorrow!! xxx
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