A Radford senior’s diagnosis of Hodgkin’s Lymphoma attracts support from all over.
When Radford High School senior Eric Burdette went to Med Express for an X-ray following an injury he incurred during a football game, he thought he might have cracked a few ribs.
His ribs were only bruised, but doctors told him that there was a mass in his chest that was possibly cancerous.
A few days later, his parents Randy and Debbie Burdette, came to the school to tell him that he had Stage IIA Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
“My parent’s took me into the conference room to tell me that they’d received the call,” he said. “I’d been preparing for it, because they…