As a 19-year-old adult, Faye, an avid swimmer and college freshman, was diagnosed with leukemia. She chose to be treated at Seattle Children’s where internationally recognized experts treat the toughest cancers. Faye considers this the best decision of her life. She is now in remission and back to swimming and school. About a third of patients with cancer at Seattle Children’s are teens or young adults into their 20s. Learn about the Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Program.