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Dwight Tosh

Dwight Tosh

Representative, Arkansas State Legislature

As a teen in 1962, Dwight Tosh became the 17th patient at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, where he completed treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma. He was the first patient to complete evaluations through the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study for pediatric cancer survivors. Tosh retired from the Arkansas State Police with the rank of captain. Since 2015, he has served as a member of the Arkansas House of Representatives. Tosh and his wife, Joan, have 2 children and 4 grandchildren. 

Posts by Dwight Tosh

Dwight Tosh with physical therapist

My Cancer Survivor Story: The Price of Survival

by Dwight Tosh June 2, 2022

Chances are, if you’re a survivor of childhood cancer, you’re going to have some side effects. But you can overcome them with optimism, a healthy lifestyle, and regular medical care.

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