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Today I met a courageous young lady from Freehold who shared her inspiring story with my morning show audience.  Grace West is 12 years old (turning 13 later this month) and is doing fine after being diagnosed with stage IV Neuroblastoma at age ten.  After years of enduring difficult treatment and not knowing whether she’d ever see her next birthday, Grace is now cancer free.  She told me that she got the good news in December.  And corrected me that it’s not referred to as being “in remission” and instead is N.E.D.  That’s “No Evidence of Disease”. Grace and her mom credit faith, family, friends and some skilled docs with helping her get to the point where’s she’s not only cancer free, but strong and focused enough to help other kids struggling through cancer and the difficult treatment.

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