Mother of two and Victorian local Diana was diagnosed with papillary carcinoma at the end of May in 2021. Just a month after surgery, she made the decision to go Dry during July to give back to Mummy's Wish.
Mummy's Wish Mum, Annette Azzopardi, passed away just 16 months after first being diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer. Her sister, Benita, was kind enough to share her story and why they are hiking Walsh's Pyramid this October.
Brisbane doctor Mellissa was 37-years-old and the mother of two girls under the age of four in 2013 when she was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer that changed her life.
Randwick mother of three Yvette is a breast cancer survivor, Mummy's Wish Mum and one of our Dry July supporters. She shares the impact Mummy's Wish has had on her life.
Fiona, 44 year old mum of 2, was diagnosed with de novo metastatic breast cancer. Within three months, Fiona was unable to walk and within four it had spread to her spine. But Fiona sees her diagnosis as a life sentence rather than a death sentence.
On Australia Day 2019 she collapsed and was rushed to hospital. After an MRI, doctors discovered a large spinal tumour and Aarmy was informed that ‘if I didn't have surgery within the next 30 mins, I could be permanently paralysed’.