"ready to battle dragons, dinosaurs, and cancer..."
This blog is for Liam Witt, son of Gretchen Holt and Larry Witt, big brother to Ella Witt and master of Goldie the Lab and Madison the Retriever. Liam was diagnosed with a type of cancer called Neuroblastoma. He has been bravely fighting this deadly cancer with the help of friends all over the worls since February of 2007. Liam has gone through nearly a year of aggressive treatment that included chemotherapy, surgery to remove the tumor in his abdomen, radiation, and is currently receiving 3f8 antibody therapy at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. He has been under the expert care of Dr. Brian Kushner since first diagnosed. This blog was created to give you the latest status on Liam's health and progress. Larry and Gretchen will be posting good news and any concerns related to Liam's battle with this disease.
With love and compassion, legions of friends, colleagues, family and even strangers have offered their help and support. Liam’s Elves is an organization created by and for those of us who want to help. To be an Elf, all it takes is a heartfelt desire to help. Click on the links below to learn more.