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Research Funding News
Monday, Sep 24 2018
While kids like Mikey are battling leukemia, researchers struggle to secure funding for critical pediatric cancer research that could save Mikey's life, and the lives of other children with cancer. Thanks to donor support, a new treatment was developed that gives 3-year-old Mikey a chance.
Faith

By Faith, Children’s Hospital Colorado Patient Ambassador

Wednesday, Sep 19 2018
I was diagnosed with a rare, stage-4 cancer known as Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma (ARMS). This cancer was found in my pelvis, and I was told I had less than a 10% chance of survival. When I was diagnosed, I thought it was the end of the world.

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Topping Out Ceremony
Thursday, Sep 13 2018
Kids in southern Colorado are now one step closer to accessing expert pediatric care, right in their own backyard.

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Markus tour
Wednesday, Sep 12 2018
The new state-of-the-art Children's Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs is currently under construction and Markus, the "Kid of the Quarter," got a tour of the new facility.

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Markus 9News
Tuesday, Sep 11 2018
After an X-ray revealed a mass in his leg, Markus was diagnosed with osteosarcoma – a rare form of bone cancer. To save his life, doctors at Children’s Colorado had to remove Markus’ leg at the knee. Markus opted to undergo a Van Nes Rotationplasty, a groundbreaking procedure that replaces the knee with the ankle joint from the amputated limb, which allows patients to retain more mobility.

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