Skyler Hamilton, Eagle Scout and high school student from Everson, WA, visits New Day to tell all about his special project for cancer patients at Seattle Children's Hospital. When Hamilton was just 7 years old he was diagnosed with a brain tumor and spent 10 months at Seattle Children's undergoing treatment. To help him better understand treatment, doctors used puppet dolls to show Hamilton where they would be making the incision and how this would help him in the future.
Now Hamilton is a healthy 17-year-old with a passion for life and giving! He has decided to hand-make the dolls that comforted him during his time at Seattle Children's for the young children at the hospital today. The dolls will help children understand the procedures, help ease nerves and answer questions.
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