If I don't address racial disparities, I'm doing a disservice to people of color. I am a White woman, so writing a blog about racial disparities somewhat made me uncomfortable. But I decided I need to come out of that
It's incredible how reliant we become on chemotherapy, immunotherapy, radiation, and other treatments without even knowing it. When it comes to the end of treatment, it's almost the scariest part. You never realize that until it happens. So, why is
My name is Kara Skrubis and I am a 19-year-old cancer fighter.
In January of 2020, I was diagnosed with a rare pediatric bone cancer, osteosarcoma, in my left tibia. I underwent 9 months of intense chemotherapy as well as a
Toxic positivity means, as stated, remaining positive regardless of how bad the times are for someone. Another way of looking at it is a lack of empathy. Why do you need to know about this, because you are sure to
Ok so let's start with, who doesn't LOVE candles?!
Let's all be honest. We may have one or two, or seven friends/family members that we plan to give candles to this year. How cool would it be if you knew that
This particular one took a while for me to think about, well, not the topic but realistically how to answer it. There is the elephant in the room any time someone's child has cancer, passed, or is medically complex in
Symbolized by a gold ribbon, September has been acknowledged as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. This is the time where we give emphasis and take action for every child who has cancer and the need to fund positive experiences that oftentimes