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The Family Matters Newsletter is a quarterly online newsletter produced by the Children's Cancer Hospital at MD Anderson for patients and families facing childhood cancer.

A Survivor's Story

This winter, Lisa Richardson learned that she could conquer more than she realized. Read the full story.

Family-Centered Care
Share your voice to make life better for children with cancer. Get involved in family-centered care.

Art Corner
Children's Art Project launches new line of spring products. Learn about a program funded by the proceeds from product sales.

What's New?
Check out the latest happenings, upcoming events and facility changes at the Children's Cancer Hospital.

Support for You
Vocational counselors at the hospital help young adult patients reach their education and career goals.


Tips for Caregivers
How to Advocate for Your Child in School

Behind the Scenes
Who is Mary Ann Gianan?

A Patient's Voice
Ulises Hernandez

Medical Matters
Translating Research in the Lab to New Treatments for Pediatric Patients

Helping Hands
Children's Cancer Hospital Donor Highlights