Lead-lined Room for Treatment of Rare Childhood Cancer Opens in Charlotte

By Yen DuongIt’s hard enough being a parent of a child with cancer—traveling for treatment can worsen the ordeal. Erin Santos remembers three weeklong trips from Charlotte to Philadelphia for a special treatment, called MIBG (metaiodobenzylguanidine) therapy, which extended her daughter Isabella’s life by 10 months.“[We] had no visitors so when she was asleep, I … Continue reading Lead-lined Room for Treatment of Rare Childhood Cancer Opens in Charlotte