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What are the stages of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in children?

What are the stages of non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in children? Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a form of childhood cancer that begins in lymphatic tissue that make up part of the immune system, which is responsible for fighting infection and disease.  As with Read more ›


Gold Ribbon Hero Anna Reece D

“Reason this person is a Gold Ribbon Hero: Anna Reece is 18 months old and arrived at St. Jude today. She and her parents are beginning their fight against rhabdomyosarcoma. Multiple tumors have been found on scans. Her parents, family Read more ›


Symptoms of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

What is Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma? Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is a form of childhood (and adult) cancer that develops in the immune system, specifically in lymphocytes, a type of white blood cell responsible for fighting infection and disease.  Non-Hodgkin lymphoma usually begins in Read more ›


Gold Ribbon Hero Rachel D

“Reason this person is a Gold Ribbon Hero: Rachel was diagnosed on October 18 with are rare and aggressive cancer known as ATRT stage 4. She was 14 month at the time of the diagnose. She is such a strong Read more ›


Gold Ribbon Hero Dashiell C

“Reason this person is a Gold Ribbon Hero: Reason this person is a Gold Ribbon Hero: On March 2, 2012 Dashiell was diagnosed with a cancerous liver tumor called Hepatoblastoma. After multiple chemo therapies and surgery to remove the tumor Read more ›


About the most common types of childhood cancers

An Introduction to Childhood Cancer Cancer is a general term given to diseases caused by the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells.  Awareness of and attention to adult cancers has grown exponentially over the past decades, but unfortunately, there is much Read more ›


Gold Ribbon Hero Zayla M

“Reason this person is a Gold Ribbon Hero: Zayla was diagnosed in 2005, at the age of 3, with acute lymphocytic leukemia. The “good cancer”. Four months before she was to complete treatment she was found to relapse in her Read more ›


Gold Ribbon Hero Erik O

“Reason this person is a Gold Ribbon Hero: In my community, there is nobody I know that goes out of their way to do so much for local children with cancer and their families the way that Erik does. I Read more ›


Gold Ribbon Hero Nicholas D

“Reason this person is a Gold Ribbon Hero: Nicholas is 21 months remission and works hard in fundraising for his Kid Nicholas Going Gold 4 Kids founding hope , he wants people to be aware that children need to be Read more ›


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