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February 6, 2020 · Leave a Comment

Pediatric Cancer Survivor Plans to Become Nurse to Help Kids Like Her

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As a child, Lydia Pankratz spent more than two years in and out of the hospital for cancer treatment. The care she received from staff at Mayo Clinic inspired the now 19-year-old to go into nursing.

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Tags: Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, anemia, Mayo Clinic Connect, Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Nursing


March 28, 2019 · Leave a Comment

Pediatric Cancer Patient Donates Bell to Help Mark End of Journey

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More than three years after starting cancer treatment, 9-year-old Gabe Carranza proudly rang the bell that he and his family donated to Mayo Clinic.

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Tags: Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Adam Savage, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Dr. Vilmarie Rodriguez, Mayo Clinic in Rochester


August 30, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Pharmacy Tech and Young Cancer Patient Bond Over Bad Jokes

By In the Loop In the Loop (@intheloop)

Nine-year-old Gabe Carranza and Mayo pharmacy tech Adam Savage don’t quite remember how it all began, but swapping one-liners when they see one another now never gets old.

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Tags: Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Adam Savage, Mayo Clinic Children's Center, Mayo Clinic Hospital, Pharmacy, Saint Marys Campus


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