Childhood Cancer Survivor Stars as Tiny Tim in A Christmas Carol

In November 2007, at just nine-days-old, Paris Strickland, now 11, was diagnosed with stage 3┬áneuroblastoma, a rare cancerous tumor that begins in nerve tissue of infants and very young children. As a newborn Paris endured four months of intense chemotherapy … Read More

Making Sure Cancer Goes Away, And Stays Away

By Karina Danner-Koptic, RN, MSN, APN-CPON Childhood cancer survivors are an ever-growing force! More than 85% of children diagnosed with cancer in 2013 can expect to be cured. Innovative medicines and therapies, along with increased understanding of the biology of … Read More