The Childhood Cancer Survivorship Treatment Access and Research (STAR) Act was introduced in both chambers of Congress in July 2015. The bill focuses on maximizing the quality of life for childhood cancer fighters and survivors, advancing childhood cancer research, and giving young cancer patients and their families access to life-saving treatments.
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#BrainTumorThursday -Today, malignant brain tumors are the leading cause of cancer-related death for children under 14 years old. In 2014, more than 4,000 American families had a child diagnosed with a brain tumor. #BrainCancer #BrainTumor #BTSM #Caregivers #Caregiving #STARAct