Proton therapy is where they shoot a single ray of radiation into the area where the tumor is in order to get rid of as much of it as possible. You have to fit a certain criteria to be eligible to have this, as it is such an advanced treatment.
Matt’s tumor is inoperable because it’s on his brain stem.
He deserves to be able to bring up little Freddie, he deserves to live happily with Hollie and he deserves a future. We all know the world can be a cruel place.
You can read more about what the treatment involves on the Kids ‘n’ Cancer website.