This Teen with Cancer Was Stuck in the Hospital for His Homecoming — so His Friends Brought the Dance to Him

he high school experience is a mixed bag. Pressures from class, homework, and team sports can pile up into a difficult mountain of adolescent responsibility. Toss in making friends and possibly deciphering the dating scene, and things can get downright overwhelming.

But what if you're a high school student trying to do all those things plus battle cancer?

It's a scenario that no one wants to imagine, but it's a reality for one student braving both school and leukemia. Luckily, he's got a strong support system, and what happened to him recently proves he may have some of the best friends a guy could have.

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