Your Real Champion for the week of July 18, 2021, was Keira Drissel!
Keira is a grateful cancer survivor. For months she received chemotherapy through a very large IV in her skin called a port. Now she makes “port pillows” that cushion the skin beneath the pressure of a seatbelt, helping other kids with cancer have a more comfortable ride in the car.
Each week we highlight the Real Champions in your life! Your family, friends, or colleagues who go the extra mile to help others in their community. Know someone who should be featured? Nominate them now!
Marianne T. Ritchie, MD was one of the first female gastroenterologists practicing in the Philadelphia area. An advocate for over 30 years, Dr. Ritchie developed the PINKPLUS triple cancer screening program, and the BLUE LIGHTS CAMPAIGNfor Colon Cancer Awareness.
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