MGH cancer patients signal a good ending
The sound of someone ringing the ‘Good Luck Bell’ to mark the completion of treatments is cause for joy.
The golden “Good Luck Bell” hangs on a wall in the lobby of the Francis H. Burr Proton Therapy Center at Massachusetts General Hospital, a braided rope dangling from the clapper. An inscription next to it reads: “When my treatments are done . . . this bell must be rung!!”