Category Archives: Cancer and Hematology

Our experience in the NICU at Texas Children’s

I have wanted kids for as long as I can remember. There was nothing in this world I wanted more than to be a mother. When Aaron and I got married, I … Full Entry »

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From Dallas to Houston: Tyler’s battle with osteosarcoma

Our son Tyler was a healthy, happy, smart, normal 8-year-old. He had a love for baseball and all things outdoors. He was looking forward to starting fall baseball.  Tyler mentioned … Full Entry »

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How a blueprint for treating HIV/AIDS is helping address childhood cancer in Africa

This blog was co-authored by Mark W. Kline, M.D. and John Damonti. Roughly 15,000 new cases of cancer are diagnosed annually among American children. Eighty percent of these children ultimately are … Full Entry »

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Our reason to celebrate

Ten years ago this summer, just before our son Michael began his sophomore year of high school, he was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. It took months of seeing various specialists … Full Entry »

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All kids with cancer deserve a fighting chance

This blog was co-authored by Giovanni Caforio, M.D. and David G.Poplack, M.D. The numbers are compelling. The lives lost are absolutely heartbreaking. In Africa, more than 100,000 children will develop … Full Entry »

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