Mabry, age 3, blood cancer

Little Warrior. Big Fight.

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and the little warriors of St. Jude are in the fight of their lives.

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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Walk or run in 2016 to help end childhood cancer

Join us in September 2016

Stay tuned for details on the 2016 St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer, which will be held during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in communities all over the country on Sept. 24, 2016.

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Facts about childhood cancer

1 in 5

1 in 5 U.S. children diagnosed with cancer won’t survive. Each year, 175,000 children are diagnosed with cancer worldwide, and many of these kids don’t have access to modern treatment. 

 

16,000

16,000 children and teens will be diagnosed with cancer this year in the U.S. Doctors often send their toughest cases to St. Jude because we have the world’s best survival rates for some of the most aggressive childhood cancers.

Meet St. Jude patient Yamila, age 9, blood cancer.

 
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Families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food — because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.

Meet St. Jude patient Sebastian, age 7, brain cancer.

 
Treatments invented at St. Jude have helped push the overall childhood cancer survival rate from 20 percent to more than 80 percent since it opened in 1962.

Treatments invented at St. Jude have helped push the overall childhood cancer survival rate from 20 percent to more than 80 percent since it opened in 1962. We won’t stop until no child dies from cancer.

Meet St. Jude patient Gayatri, age 8, blood cancer.

 
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St. Jude freely shares the discoveries it makes, and every child saved at St. Jude means doctors and scientists worldwide can use that knowledge to save thousands more children.

Meet St. Jude patient Cub, age 6, blood cancer.

 
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