Children's in the News

Lincoln’s love for hockey helped him through his cancer treatment

In 2014, when Children’s Minnesota patient Lincoln Becker was just 9 years old, he was diagnosed with T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma. Lincoln and his family shared their story with Fox Sports North, discussing his difficult treatment and how his love of hockey helped him fight his cancer head on. Myndy Livingston, pediatric nurse practicioner at Children’s Minnesota, provided expertise on the different aspects of Lincoln’s treatment plan, which included chemotherapy infusions, bone marrow biopsies, lumbar punctures and more. Watch the segment: HDM 2017: Full speed ahead for Lincoln Becker. 

Hayley Sitz