UPDATE- 2022 Appeal: We NEED YOUR HELP, to raise ยฃ100K by OCTOBER 2022 to save my life. My neurosurgeon has consulted specialists worldwide & created the best surgical plan possible. All the doctors agree that living in the halo is not possibleโ€ฆ but without it I will die as I […]

Melanies mission to live- new appeal



๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ Here is the update youโ€™ve all been waiting for: So, weโ€™ve established after a year in the halo, Iโ€™m still unstable where the broken screws are (at C1 & T1- from the intubation in the U.K.). Everyone agrees it is simply too dangerous to remove my haloโ€ฆ.. but I […]

Melanie Mission update May 2022


๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒปSo, I went to todays appointment with a very kind and knowledgeable U.K. neurosurgeon, not expecting miraclesโ€ฆ. but, the appointment brought more heartbreakingly tough conversations, and yet again more doors closed for meโ€ฆ. I think I need a little time to process it and get my head around what feels […]

Update 9th May


Iโ€™ve been pretty quiet  of late as things havenโ€™t been great. Iโ€™ve been suffering a lot of serious neurological symptoms and pain, cracks and clunks, from instability in my neck. Iโ€™ve now been in the halo for 8months! And although my mum and I are now pros at the โ€œshoe […]

2022 – UPDATE 8 months in a halo