Category Archives: Cancer and Hematology

Headaches reveal brain cancer diagnoses

I never imagined my 13-year-old daughter’s headaches would lead to a brain cancer diagnosis. My daughter started suffering from headaches with increasing intensity over a three and a half week … Full Entry »

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If I can, you can

This post was originally shared on Stories from the Center. Copyright of Daniel Wang, 2016 ©. I grew up in the hospital where I now work… I am a nurse practitioner … Full Entry »

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A living testimony: Isaiah, PPB, type III survivor and family pay it forward

Early in January 2010, at the age of 3, my eldest son Isaiah was diagnosed with a rare form of lung cancer, pleuropulmonary blastoma (PPB), type 3. We never could … Full Entry »

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Ethan’s gift: End of treatment bells

The kids that fight cancer are true heroes. I am continually amazed at the strength and courage they display in the midst of a scary and unpredictable cancer diagnosis. My … Full Entry »

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Pediatric Cancer Disparities Symposium

The treatment of childhood cancer has improved remarkably in the past several decades. In the 1950s, less than 5 percent of children with leukemia survived, but today, survival from this … Full Entry »

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