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Friday 10 Aug 2018

Step Up Sky Tower Stair Challenge

On Friday 10 August 2018 100 business teams will battle it out to be the fastest up the 1,103 steps of Auckland's Sky Tower.

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Our calendar is looking mighty exciting for the coming year. A few highlights and dates for your diaries are:

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Patient Stories

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Iziyah

Expecting the unexpected has become part of everyday life for Auckland mum Dani Noyer. Her three-year-old son Iziyah has a rare blood condition called chronic granulomatous disorder (CGD).

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Blair

Diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia (AML)

Thirty-five years ago Blair Wingfield was making a decent living selling life insurance. What he didn’t realise was that he was ineligible for his own policies.

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Brendan

Diagnosed with multiple myeloma

In 2015, Brendan McKellar found himself in hospital numerous times for small, unexplained issues. After struggling to recover from a bout of pneumonia, Brendan was diagnosed with multiple myeloma.

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Devyn

Diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia

In 2015, two-year-old Devyn Tregurtha was a happy and healthy child so when she had an extremely high temperature for two weeks straight, her mum Bianca stared to worry.

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Caroline

Diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia

In early 2016, Caroline Mountford found herself frequently visiting her doctor for multiple new health issues. After a multitude of tests they finally diagnosed her with acute myeloid leukaemia.

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News

The latest news and publications from Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand.

Thursday 24 May, 2018

Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge raises $1.25 million

Firefighters taking part in the Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge raised more than $1.25 million for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand.

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Thursday 12 April, 2018

LBC announces new CEO

Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand (LBC) is delighted to announce the appointment of Peter Fergusson as CEO.

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Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Celebrating 20 years of volunteering with Ora Vidak

I volunteer because I believe that no-one should have to face blood cancer or any serious illness alone.

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