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A PARENT’S PERSPECTIVE My parents are both great and successful people who I love and admire with all my heart. They’re a helping hand when you need one, a smile …
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“A grandparent is a little bit parent, a little bit teacher and a little bit best friend.” My grandparents have always been a huge part of my family’s lives and …
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A SIBLING’S PERSPECTIVE of a CHILDHOOD CANCER DIAGNOSIS     AS A YOUNGER SISTER In 2009, my sister Jill was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. I was in grade 4 and had …
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Childhood cancer impacts everyone one way or another. Every kid is someone’s sister, brother, cousin, neighbor, friend or child. My inspiration is my big sister Jill. Before she was diagnosed …
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I wanted to take this Blog post to give you some insight into how I started on this amazing journey to the Miss Teenage Canada Pageant and introduce you to …
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My name is Kathleen and I am proud to be representing the beautiful Eastern Ontario region.  I am proud to be a farm girl!  Yes, I live on a 5th …
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for CHILDHOOD CANCER AWARENESS   Did you know that approximately 850 Canadian children aged 0 –14 develop cancer each year?  Childhood Cancers account for less than 1 percent of all …
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“A HERO is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” Christopher Reeve My heroes; “Ride IV poles down the Hallways. They …
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The next segment of my BE THE GOLD Childhood cancer awareness series addresses the childhood cancer impact on the parent and family of the child diagnosed.  It was heart wrenching …
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I would like to officially kick off my Childhood Cancer Awareness BLOG Interview series which I have titled “BE THE GOLD” with an amazing woman who I have had the …
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