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Vancouver Drive!

This past weekend, we held a donor drive for fellow Filipino Canadian, Martin Lintag, in Vancouver and we swabbed a total of 599 new...

Negative allergic reactions

During Roshlind's routine transfusion appointment today, she received a negative reaction to pentamidine (a medication used to prevent...

Nosebleed!

A common symptom of Aplastic Anemia are nosebleeds. This usually indicates that Roshlinds platelet count is low. In rare cases, the...

Stable

Roshlind has been doing really and her condition is stable. Thankfully, there have been no emergency trips or stays to the hospital since...

DONOR DRIVES!

Hi Everyone! Sorry for the lack of updates, as most of you know Team Roshlind has been focussing all their time and energy on their donor...

Back to the hospital

Early Friday morning, Roshlind's parents rushed her back Alberta Children's Hospital emergency room with body aches and a temperature of...

Tough Day

Duing Roshlind's routine visit to the hospital today for her blood transfusion she got an allergic reaction and suffered from swollen...

Cold Sores..

Due to the cold weather, Roshlind has not been feeling well and since her immune system has been down, she is experiencing multiple and...

Beads of Courage

Roshlind has been working on her daily bead of courage project provided to her by the Children's Hospital to document every visit. Each...

Pain & Fatigue

While Roshlind was in the hospital for 3 weeks, she was in constant pain and was steady on morphine and could not get out of bed. She was...

Hospital

Roshlind was rushed to the hospital on July 9, 2018 During her 3 week stay at AB Children's Hospital, Roshlind was at her weakest.

Mouth Sores

Because Roshlind's immune system is so weak, she often has painful mouth sores on the insides of her mouth and tongue which prevents her...

Blood Transfusions

Roshlind receives blood and platelet transfusions twice a week at the Alberta Children's Hospital. Her blood type is A-Positive.

Sweet 16!

Roshlind recently celebrated her 16th birthday on August 28 with family at home.

Bruises

Roshlind develops unexplained bruises on her body and bruises easily as a common symptom of her aplastic anemia.