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Cousins Battle Cancer Together

As new high school freshmen, cousins Mareesa Boyatzies and Katie Foster expected to share stories of new friends, classes, and extra-curricular activities. Never did the best friends imagine they would soon share a¬†pediatric oncology¬†team. In August 2011, 14-year-old Mareesa, a … Continue reading

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Relieving Pain with Supportive Care

There’s a movement afoot in the medical community. Doctors go to medical school to learn how to fix the body and treat the disease. But there’s a growing consensus that treating the patient entails much more than simply treating the … Continue reading

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