The State Hornet

Armstrong deserves praise for raising funds for cancer research

State Hornet Staff

February 5, 2013

In the year 2000, my father was diagnosed with Leukemia. I was 9 years old. Nine years after that, he was diagnosed with prostate cancer. On top of that, just two years ago my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer.If it weren’t for the $470 million in funds raised by Lance Armstrong and his Livestrong foundati...