Alison was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia when she
was only 2 1/2 years old. With the help of the Four Diamonds Fund and the Penn
State Hershey Medical Center, Alison is now cancer free! Alison is seven years
old and is in second grade. She likes to swim, play with dolls, write stories,
and draw pictures!
Just three and a half weeks after Claire was born, she was diagnosed
with leukemia. Soon after, it was confirmed that she had MLL (Mixed Lineage
Leukemia), which is a rare type of ALL (Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia). Claire was
treated at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Claire is three years old and
goes to school three days a week. She loves to sing songs, play with dolls,
follow her brothers around, and go to school!