The virus’s effects resound in the everyday lives of mothers like Maria and her son, Bryan.
Week 38 – The Goliath in Axel’s head
Ten-year-old Axel, from Honduras, knew something was wrong when he didn’t have the balance or energy to play soccer with his friends after school. Doctors said he had hydrocephalus – fluid in the brain – and a pea-size tumor. Compassion helped Axel’s family pay for his lifesaving surgery.