Five Things Parents of Children with Cancer Should Know

September 12, 2013

Child with Cancer Eating

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and Lisa Diller, chief medical officer of Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s, advises parents to remain positive if their child is among the 12,000 children in the United States diagnosed with pediatric cancer. 

Outlets that carried Dr. Diller’s tips include MetroWest Daily News, MassMoms (, Wicked Local/Needham, Wicked Local/Dedham, Lincoln Journal, The (Norwich) Bulletin, New Philadelphia Times-Reporter, (Brockton) Enterprise, InCity Times, News-MedicalNet, Patriot Ledger, Fall River Herald News, Taunton Daily Gazette, and Lincoln Courier.

Read the MetroWest Daily News story.  

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