Vincristine Shortage Have you heard about the vincristine shortage? Vincristine is a drug used to treat several types of #ChildhoodCancer including leukemias and lymphomas. Attached below is the latest update from the Children’s Oncology Group. “At the...
Remembering Troy Haynes Jr. Yesterday we celebrated the life of Troy Haynes, Jr. Troy reminded me a lot of my son, Andrew. Troy was known as a great all-around athlete, but there was so much more to him – he was a great young man. The picture below is when... Read More
Thank you all for your kind words of support on Andrew’s birthday. It really means a lot to us. We got through it…together. ~~~~~~~~~~~~ Research As I write this update, I’m 30,000 feet in the air leaving the Children’s Oncology Group (COG)... Read More
September 3, 1992 was one of the happiest days of my life. Our family was complete with the birth of Andrew John McDonough in Montclair, NJ. He was an incredibly beautiful and very chubby baby. I remember it like yesterday, when I brought Ali to the hospital to see... Read More
Andrew Next Tuesday is my son’s 27th birthday. B+ Nation will strive to raise #27kInADay in honor of Andrew’s birthday! $27,000 is more than just a number or dollar amount. $27,000 is a sense of hope and one less thing to worry about for 27 families of... Read More
Something for everybody…some people like chocolate ice cream, some people vanilla. Some people only want to read about family assistance, and some people are only concerned with research. For those of you interested in research, today’s update is for... Read More