Leukemia survivor, Ryan Roush, running Akron half marathon to help families of sick children (WEWS)
23-year-old Ryan Roush, a leukemia survivor who was treated at the Showers Family Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders at Akron Children's, is running the half marathon at the FirstEnergy Akron Marathon to raise funds for other kids being treated by the center. Originally aired on WEWS on September 22 , 2017.
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