Honored Kid

Mya K.

Age 10
Mya K. Kid Photo


St. Louis, MO, US


Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)

Date of Diagnosis

February 2015


In remission

Treated At

Mercy Cardinal Kids Cancer Center

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My Story

Mya was diagnosed with ALL when she was just 3 years old. Her blood counts were so low at diagnosis that her doctor had never seen such low counts in a living person. She is a fighter for sure!  Her treatment was long and painful, so thank you so much for helping support finding a cure for these tiny heroes like Mya.  Maybe one day they won't have to feel the heavy effects of their treatment, both physically and mentally. The trauma of her cancer & treatment will stay with her her entire life, so let's find a cure!

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