March 12, 2015, demonstrated better than any other example the “highs and lows” experienced by those of us in the childhood cancer community seeking to make a difference for children with cancer and their families.
Max Cure Foundation's Vice-Chairman, Richard Plotkin calls upon the Congressional Caucus, led by Congressmen McCaul and Van Hollen, to do whatever is necessary through the Department of Homeland Security and/or the FBI to immediately begin an investigation to catch those that continue to prey on families facing the nightmare of having a child with cancer, and then, having experienced the death of that child.
Max Cure Foundations Vice-Chairman, Richard Plotkin adds to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute's recent webchat on survivorship in childhood cancer. In this post you will find the video where Lisa Diller, MD, answers questions about the unique needs and concerns for patients and families transitioning off treatment, including fertility issues, follow-up care, and emotional challenges young survivors face.
Noah was only 18 months old when he was diagnosed with high risk, stage four neuroblastoma. His Mother knew something was wrong but the doctors kept sending him home without an answer. His story inspired us to add Ohio to our RBB Program.