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comPASSION

It was 6 o’clock in the morning and I awoke to the all-too-familiar sound of his cough.  What would be revealed that day changed and shaped the aspirations of my whole family.  We took my congested 16-month-old brother to our … Continue reading

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Is Childhood Cancer Rare?

Generally speaking, when people talk about cancers, they like to quote the numbers.  Sadly, some point to the 36 kids a day diagnosed and 2,400 deaths per year and say they are small numbers compared to the adults diagnosed.  Some … Continue reading

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