What to Know Before Moving into the Ronald McDonald House

Moving into a Ronald McDonald House For many families, finding the best care for an ailing child means traveling hundreds of miles and spending several weeks away from home. This temporary displacement doesn’t mean a complete relocation, so most families arrive with just the basics to survive – a bag or two of clothing and […]

Childhood Cancer by the Numbers

Childhood Cancer Though cancer is a disease that affects all ages, pediatric cancer is particularly hard to grapple with. Often, childhood cancers are difficult to detect and are often misdiagnosed or undiagnosed. Sadly, the children that do get treatment don’t always beat the disease. Today, cancer is the 2nd leading cause of death among youths […]

5 Reasons We Love St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Since it opened in 1962, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has been bringing hope to young cancer patients. Its mission is driven by founder Danny Thomas‘ dream to save every child from the disease. By the late 1960s, St. Jude had cured its first patients from leukemia, and Danny’s vision was on its way to […]