leukemia http://kuow.org en Teen With Leukemia Cares For Other Kids With Cancer http://kuow.org/post/teen-leukemia-cares-other-kids-cancer <p>Maga&nbsp;Barzallo-Sockemtickem, 17, has been battling leukemia since she was 15 years old.</p><p>Before being diagnosed, Maga would do anything that let her run, especially play soccer.</p><p>Then one day, Maga felt weak and had to lean on a bus stop near her school. She found out she had a rare form of leukemia. Tue, 18 Dec 2012 17:53:28 +0000 Antonia Dorn & RadioActive Youth Media 3989 at http://kuow.org Teen With Leukemia Cares For Other Kids With Cancer Episode 34: Try And Stop Us http://kuow.org/post/episode-34-try-and-stop-us <p>The fall 2012 RadioActive students just completed their eight-week workshop where they learned how to make radio stories for the first time. In this podcast, we're featuring several of their incredible stories about triumphing over tough times:</p><ul><li>A 15-year-old girl accidentally burns her house down. Now she's trying to pick her life up from the ashes. She shares her deeply personal story.</li><li>A teenage girl loves to care for children with cancer at Seattle Children's Hospital. But the help goes both ways — she has a rare form of leukemia herself.</li><li>A high school teacher tells a Samoan student that he's only good at football. The student channels his anger at that teacher into a documentary about the stereotypes Samoans face.</li></ul><p> Thu, 22 Nov 2012 19:00:00 +0000 RadioActive Youth Media & Esteli Garcia 3944 at http://kuow.org Episode 34: Try And Stop Us