By Maddy Roman Hi! My name is Maddy and I am 16 years old. After a year of excruciating pain and misdiagnoses, I was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer, on February 2nd, 2018. This year has been rough (to say the least), but I wouldn’t trade it for anything. Throughout this cancer journey,
Dr. Mark Chiang Through his work at the University of Michigan Cancer Center, Rally Researcher Dr. Mark Chiang discovered a novel protein that sticks to a leukemia cancer gene called Notch. This discovery could potentially pave the way for anti-Notch drugs—drugs without the harsh, harmful side effects of traditional acute leukemia treatment. We
5. We are a Peachtree Road Race qualifier! Complete the 5K and submit your time when you register for the 2018 Peachtree Road Race for a better start wave placement. 4. We offer family-friendly activities such as our Stroller 5K and Cherub Chase 1K. Seriously, there's something for everyone! 3. Run in a costume, if
It’s no secret that adults get cancer. But children get cancer, too — and it’s more common than you might think. Worldwide, 300,000 kids are diagnosed with cancer every year. And in the U.S., 1 in 285 children will be diagnosed with cancer before they turn 20.