Almost all children who survive cancer have at least one chronic health condition when they’re adults, and those conditions are often serious and undiagnosed.
Those are among the findings of a study that St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital released this summer. Some of the survivors who took part in it live in the Charlotte area.
Charles Landis still has the X-rays from when he was six years old. At his house in Cornelius, he pulls one out of a folder.
“This is an old X-ray from 1977,” Landis said.