Honored Kid

Mia Gurevitz

Mia Gurevitz Kid Photo


Deerfield, IL, US


Brain or spinal cord tumor

Date of Diagnosis

November 2011


Passed away

Treated At

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital

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My Story

Mia was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor in November of 2011 just days before her second birthday. She's in treatment to hopefully keep her tumor (and spinal lesions) stable and we hope the chemotherapy shrinks them too. She's our hero, inspiration and brave warrior. We relish the times she can be a typical kid as we forge a path for our "new normal" lives. We would be nowhere without the continued love, prayers and support of our amazing family and friends.

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