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Giant billboard rings bell when children finish chemotherapy

 

October 13, 2017



ST. LOUIS (AP) — A giant bell on a billboard in St. Louis will ring every time a child completes chemotherapy at a local hospital.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the 12-foot-tall (3.6-meter-tall) metal bell was installed Wednesday on a billboard over Interstate 44. The billboard says: "Childhood wins another round against cancer."

Hospital staff will use a mobile app to trigger the bell every time a child completes cancer treatment at St. Louis Children's Hospital. The bell's speakers enable people passing by to hear it ring.

The hospital has its own bell that children cancer ca...



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