More patient stories

Be inspired by stories of our patients and their journey at St. Jude.
 
05/01/2015
Meet Liam

After they finish treatment, patients like Liam visit St. Jude for regular checkups. Liam’s mom, Cassie, didn’t know what to expect with his first post-treatment scan.

 
 
04/01/2015
Meet Sydney

When he helped St. Jude founder Danny Thomas raise funds for the hospital, Sydney’s great-grandfather had no idea he would be directly helping his great-granddaughter receive lifesaving care in her hour of need.

 
 
03/01/2015
Meet Jacob

Jacob is a 4-year-old “daddy’s boy” who loves to laugh. When he was just a toddler, what started out as shoulder pain turned into a terrifying diagnosis.

 
 
02/01/2015
Meet Aniya

Aniya has been fighting pineoblastoma.

 
 
01/01/2015
Meet Angelica

Angelica has been fighting leukemia.

 
 
11/25/2014
Meet Lillian

Lillian has been fighting leukemia.

 
 
11/01/2014
Meet Allana

Allana has been fighting a brain tumor.

 
 
10/01/2014
Meet Khamoni

Khamoni has been fighting acute lymphoblastic leukemia since May 2013.

 
 
09/01/2014
Meet Chloe

Chloe has been fighting ependymoma since she was 11 months old.

 
 
08/01/2014
Meet Elizabeth

Elizabeth has been fighting acute lymphoblastic leukemia since age 1.

 
 
07/01/2014
Meet Thompson

Thompson has been fighting retinoblastoma since he was six months old.

 
 
06/01/2014
Meet Yamila

Yamila has been fighting leukemia since age 3.

 
 
05/01/2014
Meet Slade

Slade was found to have leukemia in November 2012.

 
 
04/01/2014
Meet Reese

Reese was found to have a brain tumor in May 2013.

 
 
03/01/2014
Meet Logan

Logan was found to have a brain tumor when he was 6 years old.

 
 
02/01/2014
Meet Kayla

Kayla was found to have acute lymphoblastic leukemia in September 2012.