A Cancer Warrior: 13 Years Battling Brain Cancer and Princess Lexy Still Smiles Big

Alexa, who likes to go by the name Princess Lexy, is 14 years young with bright pink hair that matches her outgoing personality. She colored her hair pink so that when it began to fall out because of chemotherapy, it would “fall out pretty.” She is incredibly creative, funny and has the biggest smile – and she has been battling …

Seven Surgeries in 15 Years – Casey tells Starlight about her journey with Proximal Femoral Focal Deficiency

Casey is only 15 years old, yet she’s already had years of challenges and accomplishments. She was born with a disorder called Proximal Femoral Focal Deficiency (PFFD). This happens during the splitting of cells during pregnancy and the cells to create her right leg did not develop properly, leaving her with practically no femur. In December 2001, her right foot …