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Boy With Cancer Proposes To Favorite Nurse, Makes Us Believe In Love Again

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 02.05.2016 | Good News

A boy who has cancer popped the question to a very special lady in his life. Gideon Robinson, a 5-year-old who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic...

Family With Baby Battling Cancer Needs Help Paying Bills This Holiday

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.08.2015 | Good News

It’ll take some extra holiday cheer to help one little girl with a resilient spirit and contagious smile experience the Christmas she deserves. Ali...

7-Year-Old Girl Shaves Her Head In Solidarity With Her Little Sister In Remission From Cancer

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 10.28.2014 | Parents

When 5-year-old Natalie was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia two years ago, her older sister Hannah became a pillar of support throughout h...

Town Holds Early Halloween, Christmas For Boy With Cancer Who Has Just Weeks To Live

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.24.2014 | Good News

This town made a bit of a change to their yearly holiday routine for one very special little boy. Ethan Van Leuven, a 4-year-old from West Jordan,...

The Sunday Series, (The Lucky One), with Mark Brodinsky

Mark Brodinsky | Posted 11.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Mark Brodinsky

The courage to move forward. A dedication which inspires us all. The hope for a better tomorrow. September marks National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and today the story of one young lady who is finding her way out of the darkness.

The Sunday Series (Amanda's Sunrise) With Mark Brodinsky

Mark Brodinsky | Posted 10.18.2014 | Impact
Mark Brodinsky

The Sunday Series: Amanda's Sunrise Just days away from a major milestone in her life, 17-year-old Amanda Endres is feeling good. She's a fighter. Sh...

This Is What Real Friendship Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 01.24.2014 | Parents

When first-grader Vincent Butterfield found out his best friend was sick, he wanted to do everything he could to help. His buddy, Zac Gossage, of ...

From Chemotherapy To Marijuana, And Back Again

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 10.08.2013 | Parents

A mother who stirred up a heated debate about parental rights when she chose medical marijuana over chemo to treat her 3-year-old son's cancer, has ha...

LOOK: This Kid Has Just One Thing To Say To Cancer

Posted 08.19.2013 | Good News

Josh was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or ALL, in 2010. But he's tackled way more than cancer since then. In 2012, he was even able...

Postcards From Lebanon: Part 2 in a Series of Cancer-Related Commentary

James Stack | Posted 10.05.2013 | Healthy Living
James Stack

The results from this study may never benefit me directly, as FDA approvals take forever, but I participated because someone, someday, may be helped due to this small choice I've made.

A New Year's Resolution -- 'Work Harder, Do More'

Jay Scott | Posted 03.24.2013 | Impact
Jay Scott

2012 was a transformative year in my life for several reasons, both personal and professional, and one that I feel had the potential to change the trajectory of where research against childhood cancer is headed.

When the Reasons Are Unreasonable: The Childhood Cancer Drug Shortage

Jay Scott | Posted 07.14.2012 | Impact
Jay Scott

Recently, a news story documented the fact that dozens of children's cancer drugs are running out for reasons that include manufacturing problems and reduced production due to lower profits with generic drugs.

Why Cindy Crawford Is Partnering With St. Jude (Plus, You Could Win a New Home)

S.Z. Berg | Posted 06.03.2012 | Impact
S.Z. Berg

She was just shy of 10 years old when her brother, almost four years old, passed away from leukemia. Back then, her family didn't have much money, she said, and she watched as her parents had to pay the medical bills after her brother's death.

Boy, 11, Builds Apps For Children With Cancer, Donates Profits

Posted 01.25.2012 | Impact

After mastering the art of developing game apps, 11-year-old Conner Haines figured out how to commit his skill to helping kids with cancer. Conner'...