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Family Makes 4-Year-Old's Last Days Happy Ones

Family Makes 4-Year-Old's Last Days Happy Ones

Posted: Wed Sep 12 18:21:28 PDT 2018
Updated: Wed Sep 12 18:21:29 PDT 2018

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at 6 o'clock tonight... a nightmarkfalls-pkg andryanna says: "faith is just four years old and has undergone more surgeries and cancer treatments most people never have to go through in their lifetime. now her parents say its time to make sure faith can spend the rest of her life feeling and being a normal four year old." nat and enjoy being a kid, again after endless trips to the doctor, faith was finally diagnosed with stage four neuroblastoma last november. --a rare and aggressive cancer mainly found in children under the age of five. something no child should ever have to go through. for parents erik kiesling and ashley favalora, faith's stage four neuroblastoma is still unreal. erik says "i still wake up in the morning telling myself she;ls giong to okay. it's going to be okay. it's going to work out. then you see these pictures on the computer of this mass that's just overwhelming her whole entire abdomen pretty much. that's when it became real for me at least." it's tripled in size. after countless rounds of chemo and radiation from surgeries to an anti-body treatment--- trips back and forth to a hospital in portland faith is now in the beginning stages of hospice. her team comes out once a week. but faith remains a happy-go-lucky little girl who loves to color and play dress up. faith nat: 'be a superhero' erik says: "more or less she gives us hope and faith everyday.still full of energy and life. i mean, the resilience the way she is every time she's sick, all the surgeries she's been through has been really amazing." now her parents have moved their wedding to just 10 days from now. so faith can be there. erik says: "it's like you don't want to make it that last thing. but you want her there. i don't see having it without her. it'd be too hard." the family just wants to spend as much time with each other as possible. erik says: "when that day does come i want us to all morn but mourn knowing that we went and did everything we possibly could to help her and help her enjoy her life as much as she could" andryanna says: "there is a way you can help this family. you can find out how by heading to our website kdrv.com." a man from medford is dead after
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