It is with an incredibly heavy heart that we inform all of you that Kerrie passed on to a better place on July 7, 2018. Although we are truly heartbroken, we are also relieved that Kerrie’s suffering is now over. The lifelong celebration of her can now begin. We would like to thank each and […]
Again, I’d like to thank all of you who continue to keep Kerrie and the rest of the family in your thoughts and prayers. Also thank you to all who have emailed, sent videos or visited Kerrie. As you know, it is these types of gestures that are critical to Kerrie’s progress. I apologize for […]
The following data is from an article in Medscape from 2012. Onco Drug Personalized Medicine (ODPM) in Angers, France has created a multi-parametric approach to testing for DPD Deficiency. This test has been proven to be more accurate then previous screening methods. The “ODPM Tox Test” uses a 2-pronged approach by combining genetic testing along […]
On Saturday, November 14th from 10:00am – 6:00pm, we will be hosting the 2nd Annual 3-on-3 CharityBasketball Tournament at Mt Carmel School Gym in Ridgewood. All proceeds raised from this fundraiser go directly to Kerrie Prettitore’s family. Last fall, the Ridgewood community came together to enjoy a very successful 3 on 3 basketball fundraiser to […]
First of all, thank you to all of you who continue to check the site in hopes of seeing an update on Kerrie. As I’ve said in the past, one of my main goals has always been to keep you better informed on Kerrie’s progress through more frequent updates. However, continued medical/legal battles at every […]
We wanted to take a moment to thank Atalie’s Hope Foundation for their very generous donation. Scott Inguagiato and his fiancé Atalie Bernic both went to High School with Kerrie. Scott reached out to us recently letting us know that they wanted to make a donation to Kerrie’s family in honor of Atalie who had […]
A wonderful group of Manhasset women surprised Kerrie’s sister, Lauren, when they all showed up wearing StrongMom gear. Thank you ladies! What a wonderful example of StrongMoms! If you have a group and would like to put in an order, please contact us to help simplify that process. Thank you all for your love and […]
We just wanted to share this amazing photo. We’re seeing some nice improvement this week and we hope it continues. Wonderful visit with Liam yesterday. If you haven’t already read Glenn’s post recapping the past year, you can read it here.
Hello All, Life has finally afforded me the time to update everyone on Kerrie’s progress since our last letter. I sincerely apologize to all who continue to check the site in hopes of seeing any information on how Kerrie is doing. Constant battles at every turn, combined with trying to maintain our daily routines hasn’t […]
Resolution P/117/15 titled “Resolution urging the state legislature to require testing for DPD prior to chemotherapy treatment involving 5 Fluorouracil (5FU)” will be reviewed by New York State. Currently testing is not required in any US State. Currently no states require testing. Thank you to Judy Stoddard and the Cherri Stoddard foundation your hard work.