Teen with terminal cancer gets early graduation ceremony: ‘It makes me feel like I matter’

Teen with terminal cancer gets early graduation ceremony: ‘It makes me feel like I matter’ A Texas teen received her high school diploma during an early graduation ceremony, after she found out that her cancer had spread and decided to not follow through with more treatment. Crystal “Iris” Marquez was diagnosed with Ewing’s sarcoma (a type of cancer that forms in or around bones) in her shoulder back in April 2015. She went through a year of chemotherapy and was told…

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