Category: Kid’s Health

The Cause of my Daughter’s Brain Tumour & The Law of Attraction: VERY Confronting Stuff.

‘Everything that surrounds you in your life right now…you’ve attracted.’ – Dr Joe Vitale, The Secret But, what about my daughter’s brain tumour and post surgical catastrophic fallout? I didn’t will my daughter’s brain tumour into existence! I didn’t WISH that she suffer chronic health issues after her surgery that put her life in constant…

How My Daughter is seizing back her POWER in the face of Chronic Health Challenges: You can too.

When Hana woke up from her surgery with a damaged brain my first thought and only instruction to myself was “FIX IT. And don’t rest until you do.” You know the story. I spent 2.5 years trying to FIX IT  – I was prepared to fight to fix it until the day I died. And…

Toxic Homes: ‘EMF’s, Dirty Electricity-why we are leaving the City for Health Reasons

My craving for the countryside is physically tangible and has been growing in intensity since Hana was diagnosed with her brain tumour. It started with the occasional whim that I wanted to move back to the UK (greenery!) and gradually become something so intense I feel it in my gut, and arms and fingers –…

Haven’t heard about my new kid’s books business venture? Then please read this…

Last year I decided to make my dreams come true: I wanted to write about health – for kids, I wanted to write books and I wanted those books published. There was some publisher interest in one of my series from a major publishing house – things looked super promising but then it was rejected…

The Price Young Brain Cancer Survivors pay for a Second Chance – Blog for “Cure Brain Cancer”

My daughter Hana is a brain cancer survivor, but her survival has come at a price. Every day I witness her suffering as she pays this price. Here is a piece I wrote about the cost of surviving paediatric brain cancer for the “Cure Brain Cancer Foundation.” ‘You can’t say that!’ My husband says, aghast.…

Hana’s Journey in the Media Recently…Links to Newspapers and Channel 7 News

Charlie Teo’s Foundation Cure Brain Cancer  (Charlie Teo is a famous Australian Neurosurgeon, by the way) launched a campaign recently to alert people to the fact that Brain Cancer is Australia’s biggest disease related child killer, yet Brain Cancer research only receives a tiny portion of Government research funds – only 3% (hang on, say WHAT??). I met Charlie…