Irish Teen With Cancer Sobs On Camera. Days Later, Her Wish For A Last Chance Is Granted


Irish Teen With Cancer Sobs On Camera. Days Later, Her Wish For A ‘Last Chance’ Is Granted

February 15, 2017


More than $724,000 (€686) has been raised to support an Irish teenager’s cancer treatment after her heartbreaking video went viral internationally.


18-year-old Shauntelle Tynan is battling multi-system Langheran’s cell histiocytosis, a very rare form of cancer. In a video posted to YouTube on February 12, Shauntelle pleaded with the public to support her health care costs in the US and said specialist treatment in Houston, Texas would be her “last-chance”.