ABC’s new show “The Good Doctor” did something amazing this week. They did a show that featured Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis. The fact that anyone outside of a hospital knows the name of this rare cancer that nearly killed my baby is amazing. I am thrilled the name got out there. But rather than bringing awareness… Continue reading “The Good Doctor” and the Bad Script
I’ve never been a fan of scary movies. I don’t know why, I just don’t do them. Don’t get me wrong, a good book series about zombies or the apocalypse or ghost hauntings, and I’m there with my kindle, a 32 oz of cold coffee, and a growl at the husband for interrupting my book… Continue reading Life After Childhood Cancer
Okay, so this going to be a heavy one. Sorry in advance. September is both Childhood Cancer Awareness Month AND Histiocytosis Awareness Month. Most likely, you have never heard of Histiocytosis, and that’s cause it’s a REALLY rare cancer that mostly hits small children, usually infants and toddlers, and can show up with symptoms that… Continue reading Childhood Cancer/Histiocyctosis and the tattoo covered scar it left behind.