International Childhood Cancer Day

In the United States, cancer is the number one disease killer of children. Yet pediatric cancer isn’t exclusive to America; it’s a global epidemic that affects more than 300,000 children around the world.

Health and Human Services Childhood Cancer Initiative

Today we—along with Deputy Assistant to the President for Domestic Policy Lance Leggitt, Assistant Secretary of Health Brett Giroir, M.D., Director of the National Cancer Institute Dr. Norman “Ned” Sharpless, and over 200 advocates—took part in a call with the Department of Health and Human Services regarding the President’s childhood cancer initiative.

Love Letter to Cancer Moms

Dear Fellow Cancer Mama, Do you ever feel like you’ve been blind-sided by your child’s diagnosis? Do you ever feel like things are out of your control, like the world is spinning fast but everything in your life has ground to some kind of nightmarish crawl?

Dear Hailey | A Letter to Heaven

Dear Hailey, It’s hard to believe that you turn 11 this month, just like it is hard to believe you have been gone for eight years.