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The causes of childhood cancers are largely              unknown…
Leukemias and cancers of the brain and thenervous system account for more than half ofthe new cases of children cancer.One...
Wyatt is 7 years old. He thoughthe beat his Stage   4 High RiskNeuroblastoma, but relapsed in   March 2011
Ms. RussellMs. Russell wasdiagnosed with WilmsTumor.She had both kidneysremoved and hadreceived a kidneytransplant from he...
Alina is 10 years old. She has been diagnosedwith rhabdomyosarcoma. The cost of treatment      could amount to $95,000 – $...
Ava was diagnosed with  Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Dec 2011
Brendan has been fighting AcuteLymphoblastic Leukemia since 2009.    He is currently 11 years old.
In the United States in 2007, approximately10,400 children under age 15 were diagnosedwith cancer.About 1,545 children wil...
Emily has continued to battle Stage IV, High Risk Neuroblastoma Differential since Dec 23, 2010
Emily will receivechemotherapy until July, 2013
5 year old Breanna is  battling leukemia
Khiry Travis has leukemia
Hope was 4 years old when she found     out she had bone cancer.
What would you do if this was your child?
This is Will.Will was diagnosed with aependymoblastoma braintumor on October 2, 2009.It was determined that thetumor mass ...
Wes has been diagnosed with Stage 4 High Risk              Nueroblastoma
Jenna has medulloblastoma
Sedona is 3 yearsold. She has brain      cancer.
1 to 2 children develop the disease each year forevery 10,000 children in the United States.     -“Trends in reported inci...
This is  Makayla…Makayla is 2 years oldand has a rare form ofliver cancer calledstage 4 hepatoblastomawith metasitsis to b...
Matthew was diagnosed with AcuteLymphoblastic Leukemia on April 14, 2011.He is currently undergoing chemotherapy.
Anthony is battlingMedulloblastoma. He is 3 years old.
Kayla is 7 years old. She has a rare form ofcancer that only 8 other people in the world  have. Its called anaplastic gang...
You have just seen .01% of the children who     have cancer in the United States…
Help the children fighting for their lives.Go to childrenscancer.org to learn more about              how you can help
With the help of donations and support , Tyler won his fightagainst advanced stage IV Burkit’s Lymphoma and Leukemia.     ...
“What really matters is what you do with what                 you have.”                         -Shirley Lord
If you would like to read the full storyor updates on any of these children in               the video.     Their stories ...
This video was made possible by:                Jacob Augspurger                 Steven Connell                   Josh Ken...
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  1. 1. The causes of childhood cancers are largely unknown…
  2. 2. Leukemias and cancers of the brain and thenervous system account for more than half ofthe new cases of children cancer.One-Third of childhood cancers are leukemias,which are blood cell cancers. - National Cancer Institute
  3. 3. Wyatt is 7 years old. He thoughthe beat his Stage 4 High RiskNeuroblastoma, but relapsed in March 2011
  4. 4. Ms. RussellMs. Russell wasdiagnosed with WilmsTumor.She had both kidneysremoved and hadreceived a kidneytransplant from hermom.She is now is goingthrough chemotherapyas she battles Non-hodgkins Lymphoma.
  5. 5. Alina is 10 years old. She has been diagnosedwith rhabdomyosarcoma. The cost of treatment could amount to $95,000 – $110,000
  6. 6. Ava was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Dec 2011
  7. 7. Brendan has been fighting AcuteLymphoblastic Leukemia since 2009. He is currently 11 years old.
  8. 8. In the United States in 2007, approximately10,400 children under age 15 were diagnosedwith cancer.About 1,545 children will die from the disease. -“SEER Cancer Statistics Review”
  9. 9. Emily has continued to battle Stage IV, High Risk Neuroblastoma Differential since Dec 23, 2010
  10. 10. Emily will receivechemotherapy until July, 2013
  11. 11. 5 year old Breanna is battling leukemia
  12. 12. Khiry Travis has leukemia
  13. 13. Hope was 4 years old when she found out she had bone cancer.
  14. 14. What would you do if this was your child?
  15. 15. This is Will.Will was diagnosed with aependymoblastoma braintumor on October 2, 2009.It was determined that thetumor mass was notchanging or growing.It was discovered inFebruary 2011 the tumorwas growing.On May 2, 2011, the tumorspread to his spine andthree new tumors appearedin his brain.On Sunday July 17, 2011 at7:49 am, Will grew his angelwings.
  16. 16. Wes has been diagnosed with Stage 4 High Risk Nueroblastoma
  17. 17. Jenna has medulloblastoma
  18. 18. Sedona is 3 yearsold. She has brain cancer.
  19. 19. 1 to 2 children develop the disease each year forevery 10,000 children in the United States. -“Trends in reported incidence of primary malignant brain tumors in children in the United States”
  20. 20. This is Makayla…Makayla is 2 years oldand has a rare form ofliver cancer calledstage 4 hepatoblastomawith metasitsis to bothher lungs and has a20% chance to live.
  21. 21. Matthew was diagnosed with AcuteLymphoblastic Leukemia on April 14, 2011.He is currently undergoing chemotherapy.
  22. 22. Anthony is battlingMedulloblastoma. He is 3 years old.
  23. 23. Kayla is 7 years old. She has a rare form ofcancer that only 8 other people in the world have. Its called anaplastic ganglioglioma.
  24. 24. You have just seen .01% of the children who have cancer in the United States…
  25. 25. Help the children fighting for their lives.Go to childrenscancer.org to learn more about how you can help
  26. 26. With the help of donations and support , Tyler won his fightagainst advanced stage IV Burkit’s Lymphoma and Leukemia. He is currently a student at Ohio State University.
  27. 27. “What really matters is what you do with what you have.” -Shirley Lord
  28. 28. If you would like to read the full storyor updates on any of these children in the video. Their stories can be found at:www.cancerkids.org/children/stories/index.cfm
  29. 29. This video was made possible by: Jacob Augspurger Steven Connell Josh Kendall Edelia Rivera Western Illinois University MGT 350 – 022 Dr. Stephen R. Axley, Professor of Management

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