Matilda Kersjes is a 7 year old cancer kid who took place in a Tough Gal Challenge. She tries to be strong as she is having a treatment were all her hair will fall out. She is at have-lock north primary school. She was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia cancer and she says that it has been “crazy these few weeks”.
Where it happened:
Matilda lives in have-lock, but was flown up to star-ship hospital.
Who was involved:
Family,friends, her three brothers, doctor blaine stride
Why did it happen:
It happened by natural cause
When did it happen:
2 weeks ago she had symptoms such as vomiting, bruises and red spots.
Matilda was diagnosed with an enlarged liver and spleen, and was then told she has a tumor on her chest.
She has had a rough year, back in February she almost drowned being dragged 20 meters out to sea.
This is a picture of Maitlda. This was my homework that I have done as we had to resrhech an article in the news paper or site and get the key facts.