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pediatric cancer survivorship

Jimmy Fund Clinic Summer Festival enjoys a golden day

They resembled a sea of gold, thousands of people in matching golden t-shirts coming together from all sides of a vast, green field. Ranging from toddlers holding their parents’ hands to young adults carrying their own children, they took cues…

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pediatric cancer patients

During Girls Weekend, new friends connect

For seventeen girls and patients at Dana-Farber Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Dana-Farber’s annual Girls Weekend – a three-day arts, shopping, and food extravaganza – is a much-needed opportunity to relax and connect with new friends who also know…

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pediatric patient activities

Jimmy Fund Clinic kids connect during spring training trip

Kenny Barton wasn’t a big baseball fan before last weekend’s annual Jimmy Fund Clinic trip to Boston Red Sox spring training in Fort Myers, Florida. The 16-year-old cancer patient still can’t tell most ballplayers apart, but he did trade identities…

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breast cancer stories

5 Unforgettable Jimmy Fund moments from 2015

Twenty-four hours a day patients, families, doctors and donors fill the halls of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute to help us in our efforts to conquer cancer. Thanks to all of those dedicated to our mission, we grow closer to curing cancer every year.…

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