Using Playtime to Avoid Anesthesia in Children With Cancer
BY Allie Casey
When pediatric patients are given radiation treatment for cancer, they often get scared or nervous because they do not have an understanding of the process and the machines involved. To remedy this, anesthesia is used in many cases, though the long-term side effects are still unknown.
Study Finds a Decline in Late Effects After Childhood Treatment
BY Beth Fand Incollingo
There are fewer reported incidences of severe long-term side effects after childhood cancer treatment, according to a recent study. 
The Kids at the Chemo Clinic: I Thought They Were Just Like Me
BY Ryan Hamner
A friend at the chemotherapy clinic told his story, but never said a word.
Siblings of Children with Cancer Gain Hope Through SuperSibs Program
BY Katie Kosko
Through their SuperSib program, Alex's Lemonade Stand is helping the siblings of children with cancer cope with their brother or sister's disease.
Flashy for a Cause: Raising Awareness for Childhood Cancers
BY Brielle Urciuoli
Chase After a Cure is running a Thunderclap campaign on Sept. 15 and is asking people to be flashy for a good cause: awareness and funds for childhood cancers.
Blincyto FDA Approved for Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
BY Jason M. Broderick
The FDA has approved Blincyto (blinatumomab) for the treatment of pediatric and adolescent patients with Philadelphia chromosome-negative (Ph-) relapsed or refractory B-cell precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).
HPV Vaccine Important Preventive Tool for Survivors of Childhood Cancer
BY Ellie Leick
The HPV vaccine can prevent cancer, and is especially important for survivors of childhood cancer, who are more prone to developing second cancers. 
Diana Gordon on Caring for Children With Cancer
BY Diana Gordon, RN, MSN, CPNP, CPON
Gordon was one of our 2016 Extraordinary Healer Award finalists.
Chase After a Cure Stands Up to Childhood Cancer
BY Cat Hood, Chase After a Cure
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