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  1. Real 'daredevils' try Six Flags Discovery Kingdom's newest rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    ... Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo. ( Chris Riley Vallejo Times-Herald) Samantha was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, or bone cancer, more than three years ago. She went through treatment, including an amputation, and is now under observation. "Events like ...

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  2. Childhood cancer effects can be felt much laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Miami Herald

    ... received radiation to their chest, abdomen or pelvic areas are at the highest risk, along with those treated for bone cancer, brain tumors or Hodgkin lymphoma. The National Cancer Institute reports that late effects can include second cancers, joint ...

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  3. Westman family celebrates Cox's Sask. cabinet positionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Brandon Sun

    ... defeated by 300 votes. Undeterred, Cox ran again in 2011 and was elected. But a week later he was diagnosed with bone cancer. Cox underwent chemotherapy treatment is now cancer-free.

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  4. Real a daredevilsa try Six Flags Discovery Kingdoma s newest rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Reporter

    ... and every day they face their disease with bravery.” Samantha was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, or bone cancer, more than three years ago. She went through treatment, including an amputation, and is now under observation. “Events like ...

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  5. On Native GroundA Lifetime Lived in the Twilight Years of the American DreamRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... the exquisitely brilliant sunshine outside. Even Florida's Champion, Haley Richardson, a theme park veteran and bone cancer survivor, found something to get excited about. Meeting Miss America 2011, Teresa Scanlan, was the high point of her day. ...

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  6. Award named in honour of HarrisonRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Wigan Today

    ... schoolboy who lost his fight with cancer. Harrison Ledsham, who died last week following a year-long battle with bone cancer, had proved to be such an influential youngster that amputee charity AIM NW UK has chosen to change its Inspiration Child ...

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  7. The Man Who Sold The MoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Boing Boing

    ... from the big C. There wasn't any reason for it to be me. But there wasn't any reason for it not to be either. Bone cancer can take a week to diagnose. A week! During that week, I spent a lot of time trying to visualize the slow-moving medical ...

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  8. Classmates watch cancer survivor take big strides at CCHS graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Observer

    ... to this point. I can't wait." It was Jan. 3, 2014, when Olson was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, better known as bone cancer. Since then she has endured 30 rounds of chemotherapy, 19 surgeries, high fevers, infections, losing her hair and her leg. ...

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  9. Neer waging battle of a lifetime against cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Paulding Progress

    PAULDING Paulding resident Terry Neer has been waging the battle of a lifetime the past few years as, along with assistance from oncologists and other physicians, he seeks to defeat a form of bone cancer that began shortly after he was diagnosed with prostate cancer. "It started in the spring of 2012," recalled Neer.

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  10. Alabama father creates post to honor late sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | American Legion Magazine

    ... and strong-willed so he didn't protest. Little did his father know that Matt, who was battling Ewing's Sarcoma (bone cancer), wasn't leaving to hang out with Comfort. Instead, Matt rode his motorcycle, serving as one of the escorts at the funeral ...

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  11. Summer camp for children with cancer needs volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... to come back to the camp as adult volunteers. "I was diagnosed at 10 with osteosarcoma," Hankins said. "It's a bone cancer and went through treatment for about a year and a half." He and his wife, Shay, have worked as volunteers for many years. "I ...

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  12. Cares: Join Greta's Team and help a courageous five-year-old fight cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Province

    ... do in our entire lives. Unfortunately, Greta is fighting for her life. Greta was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer, Ewing's Sarcoma, just before Christmas. She's endured months of chemotherapy at B.C. Children's Hospital since then. ...

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  13. Dartford teenager Amy Kemp receives message from Gary Barlow and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Kent Online

    ... treat." Amy, who lives in the Temple Hill area of Dartford, was first diagnosed with Ewing's Sarcoma, a type of bone cancer, at the age of seven. Treatment proved successful for several years but, just two days after Christmas in 2013, her world ...

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  14. a Team Mathiasa mom wants to name new Loudoun school in honor of sonRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Loudoun Times

    A Leesburg mom carrying her son's legacy forward after he died of bone cancer is advocating for a new middle school opening in Dulles to be named after him.

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  15. Our Harrison was 'one in a million', says mum KarenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Sthelensstar.co.uk

    THE mother of Harrison Ledsham has paid a touching tribute to her son, who she described as "one in a million". The 12-year-old schoolboy from Haydock won a place in the hearts of the people of St Helens with his strength of character, fighting spirit and cheeky smile that shone through as he battled bone cancer.

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  16. Mum hospitalised on trip abroad for cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Warrington Guardian

    Friends and family rallied round Vicky Lowe who has bone cancer to help her raise A 15,000 to pay for treatment in Germany that may give the mum-of-four a few extra years with her children. But shortly after arriving to undergo the treatment, which is not available on the NHS, Vicky was rushed to hospital where she remains after needing an operation.

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  17. 'Sleep well little Saint': Tributes flow as 12-year-old Harrison Ledsham dies from cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Sthelensstar.co.uk

    COURAGEOUS schoolboy Harrison Ledsham, who won the hearts of St Helens while fighting bone cancer, has died, prompting a wave of emotional tributes. In a statement on Twitter, Blackbrook Royals junior rugby league club, who he had played for, wrote: "Just heard the sad news of the passing of Harrison Ledsham, thoughts with his dad and mum Paul and Karen, may he Rest in Peace."

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  18. Survival from rare bone cancer remains lowRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Medical News Today

    ... professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences. MLA Loyola University Health System. "Survival from rare bone cancer remains low ." Medical News Today . MediLexicon, Intl., 15 May. 2015. Web. 15 May. 2015. ...

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  19. Find out if fluoridation is for you, May 19Read the original story

    Thursday May 7 | The Community Voice

    ... menstruation) in girls (which can indirectly increase breast cancer risk), skeletal fluorosis, osteosarcoma (bone cancer), and increased bone brittleness leading to hip fractures. A study published this year in Environmental Health looked at the ...

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  20. Desperate father of girl (9) diagnosed with rare form of cancer slams medical card delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Independent.ie

    ... he told Liveline this afternoon. A biopsy was performed at Our Lady's Childrens Hospital in Crumlin and the rare bone cancer Ewing's sarcoma was diagnosed. The distress at discovering the illness was exasperated by the "hundreds of questions" asked ...

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