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November 29, 2021

Princess Vada leaves Mayo Clinic in style after finishing cancer treatment

By In the Loop In the Loop (@intheloop)

After all his daughter, Vada, has been through — including 46 rounds of chemotherapy — Matt Wiginton wanted her to leave the hospital in style. She had a certain dress in mind. He was thinking of something bigger. Matt Wiginton walked toward the doors that would take him out of Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus, […]

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Tags: Dr. Candace Granberg, Dr. William Shaughnessy, Wilm's tumor


September 21, 2021

Young patient’s ‘Chicken Strong’ advice: ‘Always be strong and never give up’

By In the Loop In the Loop (@intheloop)

Young Kenedi Schoeneck was diagnosed at Mayo Clinic with Wilms’ tumor, a rare type of kidney cancer. She and her sister, Tenley, chronicle Kenedi’s experience in “Chicken Strong,” a children’s book. Kenedi Schoeneck’s journey to Mayo Clinic started on a Slip’ N Slide. “We had a day with a Slip’ N Slide, and that night […]

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Tags: Dr. Wendy Allen-Rhoades, Mayo Clinic Children's Center, Wilm's tumor


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