Music therapy brings a welcome sense of normalcy to youngsters at Med Center

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Posted: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 12:00 am

As a group of carolers paraded through the Nebraska Medical Center on Tuesday, 2-year-old John Yost waved and clapped and smiled so big the grin reached his eyes.

John is receiving chemotherapy for leukemia. Listening to a live rendition of “Jingle Bells” is more fun, though. He loves music, said his dad, Kirk Yost. So much so that it's part of John's treatment.

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