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Zach - Three-time Cancer Survivor Shares Recipe for Life

ZachHe survived cancer not once, but three times. This twelve-year-old discusses his battles with rhabdomyosarcoma, a cancer of the soft tissue and muscle, as well as cancer of the thyroid. Today, you can catch up with the A student on the basketball court, the baseball field or in the kitchen cooking dinner!

Anybody who ever doubts what a human being is capable of overcoming will be inspired by hearing from Zach, his mom, and his doctor Dr. Shalini Shenoy of St. Louis Children's Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine.  Zach talks about his multiple battles and recoveries, as well as his winning outlook on life with more maturity and self-awareness than most adults. 

 

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