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3 in a million disease doesn't stop one in a million girl

Her second home is the Children's Hospital in Seattle and her second family is a team of doctors, but Taylee Escalante has control over her life, it's not controlled by Microscopic...
Anthony (AJ) Charles Proud Jr

...1998 at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage, AK. He passed on November 26, 2012 at the Seattle Children's Hospital in Seattle, WA.AJ loved going on walks, listening to music, bright lights, attending church and listening to his...
Teen cancer survivors share experience

...germ cell cancer. A tumor the size of a mini football had ruptured. The tumor was surgically removed at Children's Hospital in Seattle, she says. Then she was treated with four rounds of chemotherapy at Dornbecker Children's in Portland...
Alaska Digest

Staff and Wire reports from around the state.
Marrow drive leads to transplant for 6-year-old

Monday was a big day for 6-year-old Alex Cesar.
Juneau boy out of intensive care, community plans fund-raisers

A Juneau boy who spent July, August and September in the intensive-care unit of Children's Hospital in Seattle is out of intensive care and regaining his strength, his mother said Thursday. Andrew Gibb was admitted to intensive care at...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...99518. He was born Feb. 7, 2000, with a congenital heart defect. He underwent open heart surgery at Children's Hospital in Seattle when he was seven weeks old. His family wrote that in spite of his physical challenges he was an active...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...police arrived, the report said. The boy was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital about 1 p.m. and flown to Children's Hospital in Seattle about 4:20 p.m., a Bartlett official said. The child is stable, no longer on a ventilator and improving...
Neighbors Digest

...Juneau, was diagnosed with a golf-ball-size tumor on her brain on Aug. 11, she was referred to the Children's Hospital, in Seattle, Wash., for surgery to have the tumor removed. Scharen immediately took the Life Flight while her family...
Boy who inspired statewide marrow drive comes home

...nine-month battle. Six-year-old Alex Cesar came home to the state capital Thursday after an extended stay at Children's Hospital in Seattle, where he underwent treatment for leukemia. His family conducted a successful statewide bone-marrow drive...


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