Help Luellin Leo fight Multiple Sclerosis | Milaap
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Help Luellin Leo fight Multiple Sclerosis
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  • Romanick

    Created by

    Romanick Aguiar
  • LH

    This fundraiser will benefit

    Luellin Hamyo

    from Bangalore, Karnataka

‪#‎LuellinLeo‬ was 23 years old when he was diagnosed with‪ #‎MultipleSclerosis‬ in 2012. 

Multiple Sclerosis or MS is a chronic disease that attacks the central nervous system, i.e. the brain, spinal cord and optic nerves, causing paralysis, loss of vision and numbness in the limbs.

To control his deteriorating condition, Luellin has to take an expensive drug called Natalizumab that costs around INR 80,000 every month. Other than this injection, additional expenses include Physiotherapy, Speech therapy and other hospitalization fees which altogether, amounts to INR 1 lakh (approx $1200) every month!

A single injection costs INR 80,000 (approx $1200) every month!

Doctors say that this needs to continue for the next 3 years which works out to INR 43 lakhs or just over $60,000. Before we raise the entire amount, we're hoping to cover his medical expenses for the next few months while we explore alternative treatment.

If you would like to Luellin in his fight against MS, here's what you can do -

  • Please help SHARE this - every donation, no matter how small, will make a difference and your action will go a long way to helping Luellin.

  • Visit his Facebook page to stay updated on his progress ; you could also check out the AOK; an Act Of Kindness page while you're at it. 

  • If you're in Bangalore and have the time to spare, go visit him at the NIMHANS centre - he'd love to see you. Do call ahead to confirm visitor timings.

For more information, you can also reach out to Rupert Fernandes on +919686862617

Thank you for your support!

#‎AOKanActOfKindness‬ ‪#‎FundRaising‬

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