Posts tagged ‘Cancer’

St Jude’s

July 6th, 2011

  St. Jude is the only pediatric specialty cancer center funded by the National Cancer Institute and the only private cancer center in the United States committed to caring for and supporting children with cancer regardless of the family’s financial or healthcare resources. Patients are treated on clinical trials designed to provide the best available [...]

Leukemia

January 15th, 2009

While I was working with the Starlight Foundation who grants wishes for children who are terminally, conically and seriously ill, I met a family who had a five year old boy, Tyler, who had leukemia. One day when I visited him, his family hadn’t come in to visit yet and he confided in me. He asked if he [...]