Chanel Wewege


This is a book about a true story of a battle I have overcome against a disease called: AML, Acute Myeloid Leukaemia. This is a tale of faith, love and hope in the midst of a very trying time for myself and for my family. In these pages you will learn of my experience with cancer and how I dealt with it at the tender age of just seventeen. You will find many testimonials of wonderful people I encountered along the way. Through these pages you will understand the grueling episodes that overcame my body and pulled me so far down that I almost gave up, almost…

How Can I Check if I Have Cancer?

Complete blood count (CBC). This common blood test measures the amount of various types of blood cells in a sample of your blood. Blood cancers may be detected using this test if too many or too few of a type of blood cell or abnormal cells are found. A bone marrow biopsy may help confirm a diagnosis of a blood cancer.

How Can I Help?

Port Elizabeth Donor Centre

2 Buckingham Rd, Port Elizabeth, 6001, South Africa Port Elizabeth undefined

Tel: 041 391-8200 Email: customerservice@sanbs.org.za

South African Bone Marrow Registry
Physical Address:J57 Old Outpatients Building
Groote Schuur Hospital
Cape Town

Postal Address:

PO Box 13353
Cape Town

Tel: +27 (0)21 447 8638
Fax: +27 (0)21 404 6395

Email: charlotte.ingram@sabmr.co.za

Author Information:

Chanel Wewege / +27 76 752 5149 / chanel@leukaemiaunveiled.com