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Daisy Xiong

Daisy Xiong

On the 25th of August, 2019, Donna Xiong received the worst news any mother could receive. Her daughter Daisy, age 6, had been diagnosed with DIPG, an incurable brain cancer only seen in children. Daisy was a vibrant young girl, who loved to sing and dance. She had aspirations of becoming a cheerleader in high school and one day having a successful YouTube channel. She was described by her mother as a “girl’s girl”.

Hydration Alternatives to Water

Hydration Alternatives to Water

This summer we at the Cristian Rivera Foundation are trying to focus as much on health as we can. Staying hydrated with water or alternative hydration techniques will keep your body functioning normally and keep you in good physical fitness. There are a multitude of health related benefits associated with being hydrated such as promoting […]

Ways to Support Local Businesses this Summer

Ways to Support Local Businesses this Summer

Last year local businesses took a huge hit because of the coronavirus pandemic. Nearly 50 percent of all small businesses were forced to temporarily close, and active employment dropped significantly during this time. With that being said, small businesses are at the backbone of American society and need our support more now than ever. This […]

Protecting Yourself from the Sun this Summer

Protecting Yourself from the Sun this Summer

June is finally here and with it comes outdoor activities and the inevitability of sun exposure. We all want to protect ourselves from the sun and its harmful UV rays and the best way to do that is with sunscreen. However, not all sunscreens were created equally. There are two main types of sunscreen that […]