RANDLEMAN, N.C. (WGHP) — Two-12 months-old Henleigh Gilmer and her family members are back house soon after weeks of proton radiation solutions for her intense brain tumor.

The spouse and children was ultimately in a position to obtain the lifesaving therapies just after combating insurance policies pink tape. The solutions are not offered in North Carolina.

MRIs scheduled for November really should help doctors understand if the therapies worked. 

On , many thanks to the RocSolid Basis and volunteers with Atlantic Bay Mortgage loan, Henleigh gained a playset. 

“It will make me content because it will make the young children satisfied,” stated Cholly Gilmer, her father.

He, his wife Heather, and their two sons, Jack and Jameson, have been by means of a good deal in new several years. Cholly demands a new kidney to dwell. A start defect retained his from escalating.

His late mother gave him a single of hers 30 a long time back which is no more time working totally. He goes to dialysis 3 instances a week.

This 7 days, he uncovered he’s been moved to the top of the listing simply because of his large school pal Melanie Burgin. 

“My mate donated a kidney for me, and we weren’t suitable, so that moves me up the list,” he reported.

Although Burgin may not be suitable with Gilmer’s O blood form, her gift is going to somebody at the top rated of the record she is suitable with, and Gilmer will be equipped to take that person’s place in line. 

“It’s wonderful what people today will do,” he stated.

His blood form is O. If you are intrigued in donating, make contact with Wake Wellness at [email protected] or (336) 713-5685.