Your Child Has Been Diagnosed with Cancer. What now?

I am honored to be a member of the Editorial Advisory Board and to write the bimonthly Pediatric Cancer column for the new magazine, Touched by Cancer. Touched by Cancer is a free, bimonthly publication focused on helping anyone who has been touched by cancer and is being treated in central North Carolina. Their goal is to be a unique...

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To Fully Understand Childhood Cancer, Watch this Movie

I just finished watching A Lion in the House . It is a documentary that was released in 2006 and is both an Emmy Award and a Sundance Film festival standout. It focuses on five families who each have a child battling some form of childhood cancer. The filmmakers (Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert) also fought the disease with their own...

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Pink Hair for Colleen ~ Kyleigh's Story

I took the day off today and spent it with Ashli. When I went to her house to pick her up, some of Kyleigh's classwork was out on the table. Baileywick has started sending it home since it is the end of the year. Ashli shared one of the stories with me. In September, Kyleigh wrote the following story. I asked if I could share it on the blog...

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