Doctor Brushed Off 4-Year-Old Boy’s Achy Legs Complaints as Growing Pains Only to Have Family Find Out Later He Actually Has Leukemia

Published Jan 15, 2021

Doctor Brushed Off 4-Year-Old Boy’s Achy Legs Complaints as Growing Pains Only to Have Family Find Out Later He Actually Has Leukemia

After experiencing achy legs, a young boy, Jaxson Clark, visited his doctor who misdiagnosed him as having growing pains. He is now battling leukemia.

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