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Magic Tree for Breast Cancer

The Magic Tree is an app created specifically for children ages 5-8 who have a mother with breast cancer

The Magic Tree is an app created specifically for children ages 5-8 who have a mother with breast cancer

Magic Tree for Breast Cancer

by Celgene Corporation
Magic Tree for Breast Cancer
Magic Tree for Breast Cancer
Magic Tree for Breast Cancer
FREE in the App Store

What is it about?

The Magic Tree is an app created specifically for children ages 5-8 who have a mother with breast cancer. Developed by Celgene, with input from patient advocacy groups and experts in breast cancer, the Magic Tree, through animated videos, explains in an age-appropriate way what cancer is, how it affects the body, and provides an overview of the treatments for breast cancer, including chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery. Each time a child watches a video or plays one of the games, they receive a decoration for their tree. The Magic Tree emphasizes that cancer is not the child’s fault, it encourages kids to ask questions, and also provides guidelines for parents to have a family discussion about breast cancer.

Magic Tree for Breast Cancer

App Details

Version
1.1
Rating
NA
Size
461Mb
Genre
Medical Education
Last updated
March 6, 2018
Release date
February 23, 2018
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App Screenshots

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App Store Description

The Magic Tree is an app created specifically for children ages 5-8 who have a mother with breast cancer. Developed by Celgene, with input from patient advocacy groups and experts in breast cancer, the Magic Tree, through animated videos, explains in an age-appropriate way what cancer is, how it affects the body, and provides an overview of the treatments for breast cancer, including chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery. Each time a child watches a video or plays one of the games, they receive a decoration for their tree. The Magic Tree emphasizes that cancer is not the child’s fault, it encourages kids to ask questions, and also provides guidelines for parents to have a family discussion about breast cancer.

Key Features:
• Series of animated educational videos:
-"Is It My Fault?" Explains that children are not at fault for their parent’s illness
-"Can You Catch Cancer?" Teaches children they can’t catch cancer from others
-"What Is Cancer?" Provides an overview of the disease
-"How Do You Treat Breast Cancer?" Details the treatments for breast cancer, including the side effects of chemotherapy
• 4 unique, colorful games
• A glossary of medical terms kids can understand
• Discussion Guide for Parents, including discussion guidelines based on the content in each chapter
• A list of support resources and breast cancer organizations for families

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