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When a child has cancer, what happens to the other children in the family?

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When Daniel’s dad tells him his sister Kate has cancer, he doesn’t understand. She doesn’t look sick. “Will she be better by Saturday for the parade?” he asks. Daniel and Kate are fictional characters in a book that Maine artist Sally¬†Loughridge¬†wrote and illustrated. But the scene has been played out for real in countless families. […]