Radiation/Chimo long term side effects

My daughter had a Bone Marrow Transplant at the age of 10 months., she now is 10 years old, it has been a long road but she is now a survivor from this ALL Leukemia cancer.
My daughter has stopped growing since the age of 8, she takes lupron depot injections every 3 months but now they want to stop them and let her live her life in a 4"6 body. Endocrane specialist do not want to start growth hormone therapy as she would be at risks to developpe some more tumors.

Doctors are telling us we should be gratefull that she is here with us and let her live her life as is.

I need to know if anyone out there know of a program/clinic or doctors that could help us ...

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