St. Jude Patient Kayla 9 years old acute lymphoblastic leukemia Nine-year-old Kayla has a million-watt smile. When it spreads across her face, which is often, it shows the light inside her that not even childhood cancer can dim. A day in 2012 that had been such a fun, with a trip to the park and […]

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital: Serving the African-American community In the early 1950s, entertainer Danny Thomas, founder of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, was a…

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital: Sickle cell disease research and treatment Sickle cell disease is an inherited blood disorder affecting red blood cells. Sickled red…