Macy Latif’s Glow Story

Jennifer Villamar had what she calls a “traumatic” pregnancy.  Developing Hyperemesis  Gravidarum, she suffered extreme, persistent nausea and vomiting that led to significant, life threatening weight loss.  Jennifer spent over 13 weeks in the hospital trying to control her condition with a variety of medications.  …

Colter Dammann’s Glow Story

Written by Matt & Keely Dammann (Colter’s parents) Around Colter’s first birthday we started to notice the iris of his right eye was a darker shade of blue. As the summer went on, we noticed it continue to darken compared to his left eye. Initially, …

Bella’s Glow Story

Diagnosis: Retinoblastoma Bella O’Neill was just 3 when we took her to Specsavers for a lazy eye.  Being a young mum who would have thought 3 weeks later we would find ourselves at The Royal London Hospital seeing Dr. Reddy, hearing words that kept repeating …

Aduduh Faeren Jay’s Glow Story

In an unforgettably heartfelt conversation between Megan Webber, co-founder of KnowTheGlow, and Aduduh Faeren Jay, a resilient individual hailing from the village of Sati Ikov in the Benue state of Nigeria, a profound narrative of struggle and hope unfolds. Aduduh’s story begins with his diagnosis …

Coddi’s Glow Story

Diagnosis: Retinoblastoma In the picturesque city of Penang, Malaysia, a worried mother named Karrinzz (Karyn) Wong found herself facing an uncertain future when her two-year-old son, Coddi, was given a tentative diagnosis of retinoblastoma. The journey began when Karrinzz noticed an unusual glow in Coddi’s …

George’s Glow Story

Diagnosis: Retinoblastoma George’s Inspirational Journey: Battling Retinoblastoma with Courage and Hope In May of 2023, the life of young George Walsh took an unexpected turn when a peculiar white glare appeared in his eye during a family photo. This seemingly innocuous moment led to a …

Taylor’s Glow Story

Written by Courtney Ingle Taylor was a bright girl, right out of the gate. She was talkative, with an extensive vocabulary. She loved music, books, and dancing, and had all of our family wrapped around her finger… She was spoiled, and we were unashamed of …

Evie’s Glow Story

Diagnosis: Retinoblastoma January 11th, 2023 began just like any other day in our home. I was feeding my 11 month old daughter, Evie, lunch while she was watching her favorite presenter, ‘Miss Rachel’.   But soon everything in our world changed.   I noticed something different …

Andrew King’s Glow Story

Diagnosis: Retinoblastoma In Nairobi County, Langata constituency, we get to know of a retinoblastoma champion, Andrew King, aged 4 years and son to Sharon Atim. It all started in November 2020 when the boy started having discharge and swelling on both eyes which was treated …