Outer Banks Local,Daniel Hughes,
Now living in Colorado is in need of your
In September 2020 Daniel was diagnosed
with a golf ball size tumor on the back of his
head confirmed to be stage 4 Metastatic
BLDCL & B-Cell Lymphoma..
He was admitted to St Anthony Hospital
where he had to have Emergency Brain
HOW THIS STARTED
For daniel his health started deteriorating
back in May after a fall from scaffolding on a
Sore, aching muscles & severe headaches
made him decide to go to Health First in
Denver Colo for a MRI & Cat Scan’s &
showed the above issues.
This form of Cancer is not usually associated
With the Brain, To Make matters
worse we found out that less then 9% of
people have this type of Cancer it in that
LIFE BEFORE CANCER.
After spending over 30 years on the OBX &
now living in Colorado for the past 5 years
supporting his family..
He is not able to Work since his operation
due to Surgery..
He received 41 Staples 41 Stitches & a
5”x 2” Titanium Plate where a piece of his
Skull was removed..
As of now he is responding very well. He has also retained his memory & bodily functions.
Though he is dealing with a lack of Energy,
Sore muscles & constant migraines..
He is taking all of it very well & he knows
there is a very long journey towards recovery & he is embracing it all with a very positive
MEDICAL ISSUES & WORK..
Daniel & April are struggling to meet
household & medical expanses.
Daniels wife April is now taking care of him &
The kids all by herself.
With all the appointments ,diagnostic,&
lab test it’s very hard to keep up.
They also have to start Chemo Treatments
in the coming weeks to fight the cancer that was left on the Interior/Exterior Part of his
brain.. With daniel being the main provider of the household,The medical bills keep rising &
creating a financial hardship on them...
He has been very outspoken about how
great it is to have someone like April in his
Life in this time of need.
LIFE AFTER CANCER..
Daniel has been a very hard working man for over 30 years w/his flooring business. He has
helped many people & trained many more
who now have prospered In their own
He is staying very positive though his life has changed. But he still wants to Go Go Go &
yes he still has the same attitude, He wants
to wake up & go to work with the same
fortitude like nothing is wrong..
But he also knows it’s a work in progress & he has a long uphill battle & a very long road to
recovery if it’s possible..
TO EVERYONE INVOLVED.
Some of his Closest Friends & Family we’re
aware this & have been by his side
helping him to fight this battle.
He was never one to talk about his
condition & has always carried things like this in stride, never wanting to worry anyone.
He also wants everyone to know that he is
a fighter & will face this cancer with all the
will & strength he can..
As soon as he is ready he will start replying
to everyone he’s missed calls to..
HOW EVERYONE CAN HELP.
Daniel would again like to say thank you for
all involved & please help us fight this battle
To the end..
Pass it forward & paste it to everyone he
knows, it doesn’t matter the about the
amount of the donation..
We will keep everyone posted with weekly
updates about test’s & his condition..
The Hughes Family
- Britney King
- Christopher Foy Inc Foy