Archive | June, 2015

Associate Professor Daniel Goh

(Dec 2014 to June 2015) The Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) was established in 1984 in memory of McDonald’s founder Ray Kroc, a strong advocate for children. He believed that every child deserves a strong mind and a strong body. RMHC has since put this into practice providing care and comfort to children and their […]

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Ms Teyo Sock Pei, mother of Si Xuan

Our daughter, Si Xuan, was diagnosed with a liver condition soon after birth. A year later, she had to undergo a liver transplant at NUH. Though NUH was very supportive of the patients and family members throughout the pre- and postoperation periods, it was still tough for parents to accompany their sick children throughout their […]

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Ms Juliana Lim, mother of Gerhardt

Gerhardt exhibited breathing problems three hours after his birth and was immediately intubated with HFOV (High-frequency Oscillatory Ventilation). He was then diagnosed with PPHN (Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of Newborns) and was treated with various medication related to his diagnosed breathing problem for a month. It was later discovered that Gerhardt actually had a congenital cyanotic […]

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