Patrick Vixamar, 17, is recently into remission from bone cancer, which caused him to lose one of his legs. Patrick, who is home schooled at the Miami Gardens apartment he shares with his father, stepmother and three younger siblings, uses an older HP laptop for his studies. He has requested an Apple laptop to replace the more limited laptop he is using. Patrick was photographed Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 at the dining room table where he does his schoolwork.
Patrick Vixamar, 17, is recently into remission from bone cancer, which caused him to lose one of his legs. Patrick, who is home schooled at the Miami Gardens apartment he shares with his father, stepmother and three younger siblings, uses an older HP laptop for his studies. He has requested an Apple laptop to replace the more limited laptop he is using. Patrick was photographed Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 at the dining room table where he does his schoolwork. MARSHA HALPER mhalper@miamiherald.com
Patrick Vixamar, 17, is recently into remission from bone cancer, which caused him to lose one of his legs. Patrick, who is home schooled at the Miami Gardens apartment he shares with his father, stepmother and three younger siblings, uses an older HP laptop for his studies. He has requested an Apple laptop to replace the more limited laptop he is using. Patrick was photographed Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 at the dining room table where he does his schoolwork. MARSHA HALPER mhalper@miamiherald.com

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