Tips every new cancer survivor should know

In celebration of Living Proof week, Insight honors cancer survivors with daily posts about survivorship. When I was discharged from the hospital in 1996 after undergoing a stem cell transplant…

Pediatric Kidney Cancer Survivor Pays it Forward

Lia Scagnoli, 10, is a childhood cancer survivor. Three-year-old Lia Scagnoli skipped across the “Bridge of Hope” connecting Boston Children’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute each time she had a…

Why pediatric survivor programs are so important

In celebration of Living Proof week, Insight honors cancer survivors with daily posts about survivorship. When Dana-Farber launched its David B. Perini, Jr. Quality of Life Clinic nearly 20 years…

A Cancer Survivor Runs for Her Miracle Children

…cancer survivor Hilary Hall Hall, a clinical research coordinator in Pediatric Leukemia at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, planned on her 2011 marathon as a one-time celebration of…