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Taylor Ryan

Taylor Ryan, 10, foreground, with parents John and

Taylor Ryan, 10, foreground, with parents John and Teresa Ryan and sister Samantha, 8, at the family's East Islip home. (June 11, 2012) Photo Credit: Newsday/John Paraskevas

Taylor Ryan, 10, suffers from a rare blood disorder and has been through several rounds of chemotherapy. The East Islip girl recently lost feeling on her left side and experienced blurred vision. Her family will host a fundraiser on June 30 at the East Islip Lanes bowling alley.

Taylor Ryan, who suffers from a rare blood
Photo Credit: Newsday/John Paraskevas

Taylor Ryan, who suffers from a rare blood disorder, plays in the backyard of her East Islip home. (June 11, 2012)

Taylor Ryan, right, who suffers from a rare
Photo Credit: Newsday/John Paraskevas

Taylor Ryan, right, who suffers from a rare blood disorder, plays in the backyard of her East Islip home with her sister Samantha. (June 11, 2012)

Ten-year-old Taylor Ryan, who suffers from a rare
Photo Credit: Newsday/John Paraskevas

Ten-year-old Taylor Ryan, who suffers from a rare blood disorder, relaxes in her bedroom. (June 11, 2012)

Taylor Ryan, a fourth-grader at John F. Kennedy
Photo Credit: Newsday/John Paraskevas

Taylor Ryan, a fourth-grader at John F. Kennedy Elementary School, is being treated for a rare blood disorder. (June 11, 2012)

Taylor Ryan, 10, foreground, with parents John and
Photo Credit: Newsday/John Paraskevas

Taylor Ryan, 10, foreground, with parents John and Teresa Ryan and sister Samantha, 8, at the family's East Islip home. (June 11, 2012)

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