We Don’t Want Your Cancer Beads

Steve McKinionUncategorized32 Comments

Monday was a terrible day for Harrison, meaning a terrible day for his parents. We discovered that he was entirely unwilling/unable to take oral medications. We tried swallowing pills. Gag. We tried hiding the pills in ice cream. He chews his ice cream (and every other soft food like pudding and applesauce), so he just crunch down on them and … Read More

When Cancer Hit Home

Steve McKinionUncategorized89 Comments

On Sunday my ten-year old son began chemotherapy. I never thought I’d say that. Friday, December 9, 2011, is a date that will live in infamy for the McKinions. Our youngest child, Harrison, was diagnosed with Leukemia. It was devastating news. For those interested in following his treatment and cure, we’ll soon be setting up a mechanism for communicating with … Read More