Hamilton businesses raise money for 8-year-old's cancer treatment
Naomi Short’s parents had gotten used to seeing their daughter struggle with migraines, some of them so severe they made her sick, during the summer. One doctor told the family it was a symptom of dehydration. Another said they were the same abdominal migraines that had occasionally troubled her mother. A trip to Children’s Hospital after Short’s collapse revealed their source: Pineoblastoma, a series of tumors in her brain and spinal cord.