over 1,400 international delegates from 70 countries are attending the biggest annual paediatric cancer meeting in the world. There are more than 900 doctors and 110 nurses participating. The 4-day congress will cover all aspects of the illness ranging from diagnostics to targeted therapy, from psychosocial support to quality of life in long-term survivors.
Ballet is so gracious and elegant that many parents would like their children to learn at a very young age, but not all children have this opportunity. This is especially true for children with cancer, who are physically weaker than normal and often have to go to the hospital for checkups and treatment. It would be difficult for them to go to a ballet class regularly.
With a paintbrush in hand, what a kid could paint is beyond our imagination. It could be an abstract art, scenery or portrait of their parents. But they may not know how to use the appropriate colours, lines or compositions to express what they have in mind.