Come to think of it, they do a 'Stop' song at Mira's school as well. It goes something like 'Hop and hop and hop and hop ad hop and STOP! Tiptoe, tiptoe, tiptoe, tiptoe, tiptoe, tiptoe and STOP!' There is more to it, I just don't know what the remaining actions are, in the right order.
Mandy, I don't know what her prognosis is. The oncologist was supposed to tell them about the type of cancer, stage, etc. today. I don't think mom is too old either, as my friend is in her mid 20s.