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Julie Guillot
Julie Guillot is a degreed engineer, former high tech executive, blogger, and founder of Be Strong, Fight On! (BSFO), a non-profit organization dedicated to boosting cancer families by inspiring hands-on community action and fundraising for pediatric cancer research. Julie and her husband founded BSFO after their young son, Zach, was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Though Zach passed away in 2014 after a 4 year battle, Julie continues in “warrior mode” in hopes of saving other children. Julie blogs about life after leukemia and her plans for fighting back on <>.

Entries by Julie Guillot

The Friends Who Were My Son's 'Best Medicine'

(2) Comments | Posted May 27, 2014 | 9:25 AM

They were born three months apart. As infants, they would lie together on a brightly-colored activity mat, gleefully kicking the toys hanging above, squealing with delight. All of the textbook "developmental milestones" they achieved together. No one could have imagined that, eight years later, she would again be with him,...

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A New Pair of Glasses

(2) Comments | Posted March 26, 2014 | 1:02 PM

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This past weekend, I experienced feelings I had not experienced for a long time. My husband was out-of-town and had signed my four and seven year old up for ski lessons. For years we've had to stay within short distance of an emergency room...

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