But then Talia Castellano is not your typical teen, as the cancer monster has found out during the last six years. “She’s so tough,” said her mother, Desiree. Incredibly tough. The 13-year-old Orlando girl and devout Magic fan is fighting two cancers at once, and it’s a draw so far. Even when doctors informed the upbeat Talia she had relapsed — again — her mother said she told everyone, “Can’t stop. Got to keep going.”
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Talia can tell you all about her myelodysplastic syndrome, cancer that affects bone marrow and blood; and neuroblastoma, a cancerous tumor found in the adrenal gland. “Talia learned how to say them, learned how they come about,” Desiree said.