Maybe he [Sydney's great-grandfather] was kind of looking out from above, to send us here.
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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.
“The first thing on my mind was making sure I had the money to pay for treatment,” says Aniya’s mom. But Aniya’s family will never receive a bill from St. Jude.
"Everything about Angelica is special," says her mom, Jarysell. When Angelica was diagnosed the same day Jarysell’s father passed away, it was devastating.
Chemotherapy isn't easy, and we support the emotional well-being of patients like Lillian undergoing treatment. “ St. Jude is giving me my child,” says her mom.
Allana’s mother will never forget those terrifying words: “Your child has a brain tumor.” Shockingly, the tumor was over a fourth the size of Allana’s brain.
After they finish treatment, patients like Liam visit St. Jude for regular checkups. His family anxiously awaited the results of his first scan post-treatment.