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Pictured: Mia Chambers (C) with dad Josh (L) mum Kirsty (R) <br />
Re: One of Britain's poorest towns is raising £100,000 to send a little girl to America because the lifesaving drugs she needs are not available on the NHS.<br />
Brave Mia Chambers, five, is in remission after having an ovary and kidney removed due to neuroblastoma, a rare and aggressive type of cancer.<br />
Doctors have told her parents Josh and Kirsty there is a 50 per cent chance of the cancer returning without the specialist drugs.<br />
Josh, 28, said: "That's not a chance we are prepared to take - the odds are too high.<br />
"We researched it on the internet and found children in the US are beating this terrible illness.<br />
"Doctors there are willing to treat her but it will cost more money than we have."<br />
The couple's plight has touched the hearts of people in their home town of Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales, and money has begun pouring in.         <br />
Mia had chemotherapy on the Rainbow ward at the Noah's Ark Children's Hospital for Wales where nurses nicknamed her the Rainbow Warrior because of her fighting spirit.
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Pictured: Mia Chambers (C) with dad Josh (L) mum Kirsty (R)
Re: One of Britain's poorest towns is raising £100,000 to send a little girl to America because the lifesaving drugs she needs are not available on the NHS.
Brave Mia Chambers, five, is in remission after having an ovary and kidney removed due to neuroblastoma, a rare and aggressive type of cancer.
Doctors have told her parents Josh and Kirsty there is a 50 per cent chance of the...
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