Laura Martancik is a single mom who’s been battling Hodgkin’s lymphoma since July 2013. Single mom Laura Martancik has been battling Hogdkin’s lymphoma since July 2013. After a round of chemotherapy and radiation she was in remission for 3 months. And then it returned so she underwent a new treatment and stem cell transplant. She had to stay at the hospital for 3 weeks. But at the end of her stay she reunited with her 2-year old son James. The video below is a record of that beautiful reunion.
“It’s really hard to be in the thick of it in the hospital bed, feeling like you’re hooked up to a thousand IVs with twenty doctors around you shining a flashlight in your face,” she recalls “I just hope this can help other people stay strong and realize you’re gonna get home, you will get through it.”