Cancer

Cellular Therapy – Deconstructing a Bone Marrow Transplant to Cure Cancer

Over the past 40 years, carefully combining chemotherapy, radiation therapy and surgery has brought the overall cure rate for childhood... Read full post »

E-cigarettes and Liquid Nicotine: Are They Safe to Use Around Kids?

You already know that secondhand smoke from cigarettes is bad for your kids, but do you know about the dangers... Read full post »

What You Need to Know About the Newest HPV Vaccine

The Centers for Disease Control recently updated their vaccination guidelines, and one of the new recommendations was for all pre-teens... Read full post »
Genetic Presidposition for Cancer

Understanding Genetic Predisposition to Cancer

When a child is diagnosed with cancer, parents commonly ask, “Does this put my other kids at higher risk for... Read full post »

Radon: Keeping Your Family Safe

Do you know what the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States is? Do you know what... Read full post »

The Dangers of Secondhand Smoke

Smoking is expensive, addictive and, most importantly, deadly. Unfortunately, many adults willingly accept those consequences. But as parents and caregivers,... Read full post »

One Thing (Almost) All Kids with Cancer Have in Common

A parent’s worst nightmare becomes reality: their child has cancer. It happens every hour to a family like yours or... Read full post »

Viral Therapy: Giving Cancer a Cold

Every 40 minutes in the United States, a new child is diagnosed with cancer. That means during your lunch break,... Read full post »