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September 22, 2011
When our daughter Alexandra “Alex” Scott was first diagnosed with neuroblastoma, a form of childhood cancer, it would be an understatement to say that our lives were turned upside down. As young parents (we were in our 20’s at the time), we were certainly scared, and part of the reason why was that we simply didn’t know anything about childhood cancer, especially the form Alex had. After walking out of the hospital, we were... Read More
September 14, 2011
September is a month when kids return to school, when we start to think about the impending fall season, and some of us even stretch our thoughts to the holiday season, which will no doubt quickly approach. What September is not, is a month when we think about losing our children to cancer, or having our lives turned upside down by a devastating diagnosis for our children. While many of our lives will be preoccupied with... Read More
September 8, 2011
As we move away from the warm summer months and instead of drinking lemonade, we start to think about hot chocolate to keep us warm, there are still many ways to be involved in the battle against childhood cancer. While many of us will continue to hold lemonade stands inside, or substitute hot beverages for the colder ones, there are several other ways to raise funds and awareness– including through Team Lemon.Team Lemon may... Read More