Emily Whitehead

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a schmall photo shoot with me and shalis

Look at my travel blog!

I post about my travels if you want to check them out!

I take pictures!

Photography is one of my passions! You should definitely check them out.

ack forgot to post this one 🎧

"I always tell other kids who are still fighting in the hospital to always keep believing in yourself, never give up, and smile every day."

About Me

My name is Emily Whitehead and I'm 13 years old. In 2010 I was diagnosed with Leukemia at the age of 5. I was rushed to the Hershey Medical Center In Hershey PA to receive chemotherapy. Unfortunately, they ran out of options for me so, I had to go down to the Children's Hospital of Philidelphia. There, I was entered in a clinical trial that saved my life. I became the first child in the world with my immune system trained to beat cancer. As of now, I am 6 years cancer free. To go more in depth with my story or if you want to donate money to help more kids like me, visit www.emilywhiteheadfoundation.org or hit the "Read More" button below.


This site is for me to share my travels, my photography, my art, and more. I get to travel a ton to share my story and get to meet so many cool people with my family. Keep exploring my website to find out more neat info about my life. 🌻

Watch this cool short film about me!

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