Stop Interview – Mikayla

In the video, Carmella Wyatt from Stop Children’s Cancer discusses Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a childhood cancer most common in ages 10-14. It affects the lymphatic system, causing swollen lymph nodes and growths. Symptoms include painless swelling, fatigue, fever, night sweats, weight loss, and severe itching. Hodgkin’s lymphoma has a high survival rate if diagnosed early. Michelle and Mikayla share their story, highlighting the importance of clinical trials and research in improving survival rates. Mikayla, diagnosed with stage 4 Hodgkin’s lymphoma in 2020, is now cancer-free and thriving.