St. Jude patient Anthony, age 7, sings a song and his mother, Mary, expresses her appreciation for St. Jude.

In the fall of 2008, Anthony began complaining of leg pains. His father had suffered growing pains in his legs as a child, so his parents, Alex and Mary Cecile, were not overly concerned. When flu-like symptoms landed Anthony in his pediatrician's office, he was referred to a local children's hospital for testing. There, tests revealed that Anthony suffered from a brain tumor. His parents were stunned. Read Anthony's story at


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