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‘Just straight-up shock’

When a leukemia diagnosis interrupted Alex McCready's teen years, he worked hard to "keep it positive."

December 25, 2017 9
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‘We feel so blessed’

A Make-A-Wish celebration puts a spotlight on a 3-year-old who will soon go to Walt Disney World with his family.

December 14, 2017 0
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Sweet rewards

An 11-year-old leukemia survivor is all smiles as she meets her hero, celebrity chef and "Pioneer Woman" Ree Drummond.

December 13, 2017 2

‘A warm and generous woman’

Helen DeVos leaves a legacy of compassion and healing at the children’s hospital that bears her name.

October 19, 2017 0
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Independence days

Project SEARCH teaches young adults like Jaime Blomeling about independence. "I could work here the rest of my life," Blomeling says.

July 7, 2017 16
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‘It made us feel we had a life again’

Partnership brings clinic to northern Michigan—closer to home for children being treated for cancer and blood disorders.

June 25, 2017 0
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From ‘I survived’ to ‘I do’

On her wedding day, Kierstynn Foster Rozema and her groom visit the place where she faced and beat leukemia.

June 18, 2017 4
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‘And a child shall lead them’

A cancer survivor helps organize an epic toy drive for the children's hospital.

December 13, 2016 3
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‘Think about the good things’

Naomi, 7, has advice for other cancer patients after she emerges from a month of isolation for her bone marrow transplant.

November 28, 2016 3
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Outlasting cancer

Pediatric oncologist: Cancer survivors need to watch for these issues.

March 21, 2016 0
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Don’t stop Bree-lieving

A young girl’s journey through acute myeloid leukemia: diagnosis, chemotherapy, a bone marrow transplant and finally—remission.

July 3, 2015 1
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See who met the Dutch royals

'It was a beautiful thing for them to come through here and have a heart for the things these kids go through.'

June 2, 2015 4