My Mother's quest to beat Cancer

Hello Everyone,

As some of you may not know, as I have only publicly touched on it for my Run for the Cure fundraiser, it's been a tough year for my Mom, Shelley Bywater. In turn, it has also been difficult for my brother, myself and the rest of our family & friends.

It has been quite an intense journey. Last year, my Mother was diagnosed with breast cancer that spread to her lymph nodes despite undergoing surgery. As well as her surgery, she underwent some conventional medical cancer treatments. 

Unfortunately she is not able to undergo a few of the additional required treatments to prevent this disease from spreading or returning. Chemotherapy is not an option for her, as her pathology test results indicated that this treatment would not react with her cancer cells. My Mom is not able to continue the recommended Zoledronic Acid Intravenous treatment due to uncommon side effects.

Her only recourse is to undergo intensive alternative treatments for the unforseeable future. These are not covered, and are extremely costly.

Please help me on my quest to ensure that my Mom beats this disease!

Thank you all for your support.
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Kiera Bauer 
Gatineau, QC
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