BY Ciara Toth

When the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic reached Houston earlier this year, I was already expecting it to affect my leukemia treatment schedule. I knew my doctors would probably want to limit my in-person clinic visits, and maybe even conduct some of my check-ups virtually.

What I didn’t expect was the way the pandemic would affect my attitude about my end-of-treatment celebration plans. And that that shift,...

Ciara Toth's art project

BY Ciara Toth

When I was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia — a type of blood cancer — I knew that my case was going to be a tough one. As one...