Parents, Wanky and Frank Palacios had no connection or deep knowledge of childhood cancer until that unforgettable day of January 7, 2016. That’s when their 7-year-old son Eric was diagnosed with Pre-b cell leukemia, also known as acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).read more
Written by Amanda Skelte. There was a video going around the Internet about a little girl who wanted to cut her hair so someone could make it into a wig for a child who was bald from chemo. "Sometimes kids get sick and then their hair falls out. That's really, really...read more
Written by Brecka Putnam, Senior Regional Manager, Development. One day a year, for the past four years, James Brannock has found himself lacing up his hiking boots in a remote parking lot at 4:00 AM in the morning. This year will no exception, as the 68-year-old will...read more
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Among adults, less than 5% of those with cancer are enrolled in clinical trials. Yet for children, more than 60% of those with cancer participate in some form of clinical trial. CureSearch supports clinical trials that show promise in making a difference for children with cancer, today.