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Child Life On Call: Parents of children with an illness or medical condition share their stories with a child life specialist


Feb 14, 2020

This episode is not a cancer story. This is a story about a loving family, a precious child, and how to find miracles during the darkest parts of life. In this episode, Katie interviews Scott Kramer, father to Maddie. Maddie was diagnosed with atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor (AT/RT) at just two and a half years old and sadly passed away after 8 months of treatment. However, Maddie's story is far from over. Scott and his wife are founders of Dancing While Cancering, a nonprofit that shares joy by delivering SmilePacks to children facing cancer. This episode is not a cancer story. This is a story of a loving family, a miracle child, and how to find miracles during the darkest parts of life. Maddie's life was full of miracles that continue to make a positive impact on anyone who hears her story. 

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