Active high-school senior Christina Soriero kept up with the dance team, made straight As and loved to socialize with friends. But after months of a persistent cough, her world changed. First diagnosed with bronchitis [...].
When your child is fighting for their life, it can be overwhelming to juggle hospital stays, learn all the medical terminology, and manage the family throughout the ordeal. The Garcia family discovered this firsthand [...].
Just shy of her fourth birthday, McKynsie Jones seemed like a happy, energetic child until everything changed one fateful day in June 2015. “We remember seeing signs and symptoms progressing rather quickly,” recalled Jennifer, [...].
When spunky Brandon was just five years old, his parents noticed that he was running an unusually high temperature. When he started complaining about severe headaches and body pain, they knew that something was [...].
When Olga “Jasmine” Lopez received a cancer diagnosis at age 11, she was blissfully unaware of the challenge ahead. After watching Jasmine suffer from mysterious symptoms that stumped her doctors, including migraines, muscle spasms [...].
It was a fateful day in April 2018 when everything turned upside down for the Williams family. That morning, six-year-old Kadin woke up with a tremendous stomachache, and the family rushed to Golisano Children’s [...].
In July 2014, Annabelle Phillips celebrated her eighth birthday. Just days later, she was diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia, and life became a whirlwind. This type of rapidly progressing cancer affects the blood and [...].
Sometimes, life can take you by surprise – and it is not always easy. For the busy parents of four-year-old Jade Sabean and her four siblings, that’s exactly what happened. Over a span of six months, Jade’s parents [...].
If you met her today, you would hardly know that 11-year-old Elizabeth Higgins once passed her days in a hospital bed, fighting a challenging battle against childhood leukemia. Diagnosed at the tender age of five, Elizabeth is one [...].