First impressions can be deceiving—especially in the case of April’s CCA Hero, Amanda. Beneath this polite 16-year-old’s reserved demeanor, there’s a wicked sense of humor
When Phoenix was diagnosed with ALL it sent his family into a whirlwind of tests, medications, and devastating side effects. They felt completely ungrounded, but then Phoenix’s Chemo Pal, Brenton walked in the room with a bag of toys.
In honor of Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week, Tom looks back on his experience with osteosarcoma and the advice he would give his 11-year-old self.
Another year in Austin came and went much too fast! This year featured room-to-room performances at St. Davids, an amazing concert at Dell Children’s, and the successful recording of 20 #SXSW artists – soon to be featured on MyMusicRx.org!
If you had asked me two years ago to describe my family, I would have said we were the typical Washington family… But in the summer of 2017, our four-year-old daughter, Lyla, was diagnosed with a Wilms tumor.
After being diagnosed with ALL, Kira knew her future would be filled with long months of treatment in the hospital. What she didn’t know was that she would find a support system rooted in joy.