April LaFountain is a J.W. from Groton, Ct. She has been fighting cancer for several years, but refuses surgery because it may necessitate a blood transfusion. She has tried several alternate therapies but to no avail. Her story is at
It's the top story entitled "Illness Tests Family's Faith."
Sad story, but the girl has great optimism, which is something that can help lengthen and improve the quality of life for some cancer patients. Her family is very supportive, which is great.
BTW, the story isn't on the main page now. In the "search" feature, just type "faith" and you'll find the story.