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Beyond the Tumor: Staying Positive and Keeping Hope

Beyond the Tumor: Staying Positive and Keeping Hope

Emily Hood was diagnosed with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) in February of 2019.  As a junior in high school and being only 17 years old at the time, this was a shocking diagnosis.  Where most people would have reacted with anger or bitterness, Emily described feeling calm.  She said she was ready and didn’t […]