Evan: update

Evan had one of his regular visits to his specialist today, and the news was all good! It’s been 10 months since the marrow transplant and the donor’s immune system is now at almost full strength. This means he is no longer at risk from bacterial infection, and has only … Continue reading

Evan has a new Hickman line inserted

Evan has a new Hickman (intravenous) line inserted. However his doctors have decided not to resume intravenous feeding for the moment as he has been tolerating normal (but small) meals since last Friday. He is on day release between 2pm and 9pm and should be released from hospital at the … Continue reading

Evan released from hospital after bone marrow transplant

After seven months, Evan was released from hospital on Friday 28th September. During this time he has spent two months in intensive care, undergone two rounds of chemotherapy, two stomach operations, a bone marrow transplant and many complications and fevers. Despite all this he is in good shape except for … Continue reading