2-Yr-Old Layla Grace Passes Away to Cancer: Twitter, Blog Update
2-year-old Layla Grace Marsh garnered nearly 42,000 followers on Twitter and over 28,000 fans on Facebook all following her heart-wrenching battle with Neuroblastoma. Her parents updated the thousands of individuals with Layla Grace in their prayers almost daily on her condition as well as their own lives dealing with the battle.
Layla went to play with the angels early this morning. Rest in peace precious Layla. 11/26/2007 - 3/9/2010
Within hours of her passing, Layla Grace's name shot up to the top of Google Trends, #RIPLaylagrace became a trending topic on Twitter, and the wall on her Facebook fan page was flooded with prayers.
With nearly 650 new cases each year in the United States, Neuroblastoma is one of the most common cancers in infancy; 50% of all Neuroblastoma cases occur in children under the age of two.