How did you know I liked dogs so much?

How did you know I liked dogs so much?

Good afternoon gentleman, I want to copy an e-mail from my co-worker Hannah. She is a Child Life Specialist who also works with the kids at Children’s Hospital at Memorial.   ” I just brought the Josh box to the kiddo in room 42##.  As soon as he opened...
Emily and Josh

Emily and Josh

On January 23, 2007 our 6 year old daughter, Emily, was diagnosed with a malignant tumor called Rhabdomyosarcoma. It was in her left kidney and attached to her pancreas, diaphragm and spleen. The surgeons were able to remove all visible pieces but the tumor did break...
Easton, Josh and Big Sister Mikayla

Easton, Josh and Big Sister Mikayla

My little brother Easton was in a horrible sledding accident this past Saturday. He was airlifted the Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak. He had brain surgery and is doing much better. He just got a present from the hospital, a little dog named Josh!! Looks like he has a...
The Story of Alex and Josh

The Story of Alex and Josh

At 6 years old Alex was diagnosed (4/26/10) with Rhabdomayosarcoma, a tumor attached to his diaphragm. Alex was first treated at The Children’s Hospital Illinois in Peoria. IL and The St Jude Midwest Affiliate in Peoria IL from 4-26-10 to 10-23-11. Alex was...
Alicia Ciszewski: An Arduous Medical Journey

Alicia Ciszewski: An Arduous Medical Journey

September 1, 1999 Dear Dr. Lange: In August ’97, Alicia, my 7-year old daughter, began a difficult medical journey that still continues today. In short, she was diagnosed with a tumor of the posterior fossa (brainstem). She underwent a 10-hour neurosurgical tumor...
Josh Beverlin: A Brother’s Love

Josh Beverlin: A Brother’s Love

Letter 1 of 2 April 19, 2000 Dear Dr. Lange, I’m writing to share with you our story of our experience with “Josh” and the book I’ll be O.K. Two months ago we were in your hospital for a check-up with our dog, Zeb. As we were leaving, my youngest son (also named Josh)...