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Sibling Feelings on Pediatric Melanoma

September 14, 2020

Guest blogs from Dominic and Patrick Little, brothers of pediatric melanoma warrior Dylan.  Written by Dominic Little, age 12 My brother Dylan was born with a rare skin condition called giant congenital melanocytic nevus. It worries me and my moms beca …



Dylan’s Story: Living with Pediatric Melanoma

September 14, 2020

Guest blog from Kara Little, mother of pediatric melanoma warrior Dylan.  As I sit here and watch my 8-year-old son Dylan practice baseball, I’m reminded that at one point I wasn’t sure we’d be here doing this. Dylan was born with a rare condition call …



Landon’s Story: Living with Childhood Cancer

September 3, 2020

Guest blog post by Landon Agosta, a pediatric melanoma survivor:  My name is Landon Agosta and I am from Marine City, MI. I have four siblings, two older and two younger. Some of my favorite things are baseball, basketball, football, tennis and volleyb …



A Father’s Perspective: Fighting Melanoma Together

September 3, 2020

Guest blog post by Joe Agosta, father of pediatric melanoma survivor Landon:  We are the Agosta family: Joe and Amanda, along with our five boys, Collin, Kaden, Landon, Cameron and Preston. We live in Marine City, MI. We love living in Michigan because …



MRF Breakthrough Consortium Welcomes Fox Chase Cancer Center

September 2, 2020

Washington, DC, September 2, 2020 – The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is pleased to announce that Fox Chase Cancer Center has been selected as the newest member of the MRF Breakthrough Consortium (MRFBC). Founded in 2010, the MRFBC is a nationwide …