Chloe was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in 2006, when she was just 3 1/2 years old. Her mom, Jaclyn, said she had seemed to catch a cold and was very tired and pale. A routine trip to the doctor just to double-check turned up some disturbing test results.
The first thing you’ll notice when you seen Lizzie Brown is her smile. It’s big enough to light up any room — and she flashes it often. Born with cerebral palsy that primarily affects her left side, Lizzie doesn’t let her disability keep her from participating in regular activities.
“She’s been a fighter since the day she was born,” said Linda Butler, our cover girl’s grandmother. Eight-year-old Kaylyn Butler was sporting boxing gloves for her photo shoot — but that wasn’t what Linda was referencing.
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