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Kids and Cancer

Mom's Stunning Photo Diary Shares The Story Of Her 5-Year-Old's Fight With Cancer

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 06.19.2014 | Parents

Five-year-old Zofeya has cancer. Her mom, photographer Noemi Dorgu chronicles their life with this disease on her blog, filled with gorgeous inspiring...

Jump, Bubby, Jump

Pauline Hawkins | Posted 08.17.2014 | Parents
Pauline Hawkins

He had so much pain in his life already. How could my husband put Ian in more danger? Didn't he realize that Ian's life was so precarious right now? Didn't he realize that the doctors couldn't guarantee that Ian would see his fifth birthday?

12 Things To Remember When Explaining Cancer To Kids

Nancy Stordahl | Posted 04.06.2014 | Parents
Nancy Stordahl

When a parent with young children receives a cancer diagnosis, there may be a lot of uncertainty as to how much to tell the kids, and, if they're really young, if they should be told at all. Of course, this is a very personal decision. There is no right answer.

Kids and Cancer: This Is What Progress Looks Like

Marlo Thomas | Posted 11.19.2013 | MarloThomas
Marlo Thomas

"Awareness" is a loaded word. It subtly suggests to us that we might need open our eyes a little wider, primarily when it comes to issues that may have slipped beneath our radar. And I'm always grateful when these efforts are connected with important medical issues, especially this month, which is devoted to Pediatric Cancer Awareness.

Lisa Belkin

6-Year-Old Battles Cancer While His Family Battles Sandy

HuffingtonPost.com | Lisa Belkin | Posted 11.07.2012 | Parents

When the evacuation order came, the Lograno-Weinstein family began packing. Ten-year-old Katie brought a flashlight, her pillow pet and a “real” b...