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BY Emmie Gooch

When I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2013, I remember thinking that if someone in our family had to face this disease, I was glad it was me. Today, it’s not. It’s my precious baby boy. My eight-year-old son, who was five when I was diagnosed, is now facing his own cancer diagnosis.

As a parent, it hurts so much to watch your child face this disease. The treatments can be so hard on the body. But Cameron is a fighter, and...

Cancerwise blog post: Emmie Gooch & her son, Cameron, breast cancer, breast cancer diagnosis, breast cancer treatment rhabdomyosarcoma

BY Emmie Gooch

Growing up in Texas, living in Houston and having several family members who’d battled cancer, I was very aware of MD Anderson and its reputation...