Skip to comments.Boy Battling Inoperable Brain Tumor Gets More Than 100,000 Birthday Cards
Posted on 07/27/2014 1:58:32 AM PDT by nickcarraway
A Massachusetts boy battling an inoperable brain tumor had an extra special birthday party on Saturday.
Danny Nickerson turned 6 on Friday. He was escorted by more than 100 police officers from across the state to Gillette Stadium, where the New England Patriots players were practicing. Both police and players sang Happy Birthday to Nickerson.
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It’s great to see this outpouring of support for the little guy.
It’s not in the story, but I did some checking. It looks like the type of cancer this young boy is facing is called Diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG). He’s got a very tough road ahead of him, unfortunately. So it’s doubly-heartwarming to see so many people turn out for him.
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