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  1. Papa John's Hoops Madness is back: 50% off every SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | 700WLW Cincinnati

    ... and Peyton 11. In 2003 Casey received a bone marrow transplant that saved his life after being diagnosed with AML leukemia. Lance is the proud owner of the St. Pete Roses, his fantasy baseball team for the past 24 years. In 2006 he played on the ...

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  2. Findings on insomnia in children and cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    College of Nursing colleagues Ellyn Matthews, PhD, RN, AOCNS, CBSM, Madalynn Neu, PhD, RN, and Paul Cook, PhD, have published research findings on sleep among children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia and their mothers. "Sleep in Mother and Child Dyads During Treatment for Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia" was published this fall in the journal Oncology Nursing Forum .

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  3. Austin Trail Running Company Is Up and "Running"Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... the 78750 location." About Pam Harght Pam Harght, the company's co-founder, an ultra-runner, a past coach with the Leukemia and Lymphoma's Team in Training, and experienced entrepreneur has worked on 4 start-ups in food, hospitality and technology ...

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  4. Epidemiologic study of residential proximity to transmission lines...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology

    ... of case ascertainment, control selection, exposure assessment and data analysis plan. A total of 5788 childhood leukemia cases and 3308 childhood central nervous system cancer cases (included for comparison) and matched controls were available for ...

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  5. Adult ApproachesWill Embryonic Stem Cell Promise ever Pay Off?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Michael Fumento

    ... ESCs were both discovered in rodents in the 1950s. But the ASCs - from marrow - were readily adaptable for treating leukemia and other human blood disorders. ESCs, conversely, precisely because of their much-touted flexibility, were so hard to work ...

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  6. Steven J. GeigerRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Observer

    Steven Joseph "Beach Bum" Geiger, 75, of Dunkirk, NY died Saturday night at the Chautauqua County Home in Dunkirk after a long battle with Leukemia. After meeting his wife Evelyn , who preceded him in death, he moved to the United States to work and raise his family.

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  7. Zac Halloran, Jackie Lombardo, Jeremy Halloran - Credit to Theresa SmolenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... they have a strong support system behind them," said Halloran. Jacinda Conboy 's son, Dylan, was diagnosed with leukemia at age 3 and is among those who received a blanket. Late last month, Twill hosted a children's fashion show that Dylan, now 6, ...

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  8. Blood drive set for Autauga engineerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Montgomery Advertiser

    The 52-year-old has served as Autauga County engineer for the past 24 years, running the county's road department. He has been in a Montgomery hospital since Nov. 24 receiving treatment for acute myleogenous leukemia.

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  9. Hershey Bears lift patients and themselves with holiday visit to Penn State Hershey Children's HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... Lori Mann. Her friend Julie Hess's daughter, Lydia, was one of the patients being visited. Lydia was diagnosed with leukemia when she was just 2, about six months ago," Lori Mann said. "Now that we've been back [in Hershey], I've been helping her ...

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  10. Long noncoding RNAs: Novel prognostic marker in older patients with acute leukemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    Patterns of molecules called long noncoding RNAs might help doctors choose the least toxic, most effective treatment for many older patients with acute myeloid leukemia, new research shows. AML occurs mainly in older patients and has a three-year survival rate of 5 to 15 percent.

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  11. Fish Tales Fishing Club Nets Huge Catch of Toys and Gift Cards for Treasure Chest FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    ... Colleen Kisel founded the organization in 1996 after her then seven-year-old son Martin had been diagnosed with leukemia in 1993. Ms. Kisel discovered that giving her son a toy after each procedure provided a calming distraction from his pain, ...

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    20 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Madison "Madi" Adams, while battling acute lymphoblastic leukemia , visits with New Orleans Saints punter and kickoff specialist Thomas Morstead in her hospital room on September 17, 2013. For his charity work benefiting children and people battling cancer, punter Thomas Morstead deserves to win this season's Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, the Saints said Tuesday.

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  13. Profiles In Badassery: Broxton DavisRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Hammer & Rails

    ... Then on June 4 of that year, which is my parents' wedding anniversary, I was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL). I was rushed to the hospital that day to start treatment. Broxton: I underwent 12 rounds of chemotherapy which lasted 2 ...

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  14. Oswego Junior Woman's Club Hosts 'Slice of Charity' Pizza ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... the Robinsons, a community fund for the Robinson family. Thirteen-year-old Connor Robinson is currently battling leukemia and attends Traughber Junior High. Connor is the third member of the Robinson family to be stricken by cancer. OJWC is ...

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  15. Occupational exposure to ethylene oxide and risk of lymphoma.Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... medium-high frequency of exposure to ethylene oxide (95% CI = 1.4-13). Among major subtypes, chronic lymphocytic leukemia was consistently associated with ethylene oxide exposure, related in a dose-response manner to probability, frequency, and ...

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  16. Catonsville to host Seton Keough, Mount St. Joseph in hoops fundraiserRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... ( Craig Clary ) Proceeds from the event will benefit the There Goes My Hero Foundation, which supports those with leukemia by adding to the bone marrow registry as well as funding blood cancer research and family support programs. Everyone at the ...

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  17. Juno Therapeutics increases IPO, aims for up to $212MRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... called JCAR014, JCAR015 and JCAR017, showed an average rate of remission in clinical trial patients with leukemia of about 91 percent. Juno has already raised $314 million in investments in a little more than a year. One of the reasons the company ...

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  18. Cancer Rates Higher in Type 1 and Type 2 DiabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... kidney, thyroid, and gallbladder, and for a cancer that affects blood cells and bone marrow called chronic myeloid leukemia . Also, she says, "given that insulina may promote the growth of cancer cells, we wanted to explore whether type 1 patients ...

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  19. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Marrow Registry Drive Unites Students of Wheeler School and Hope High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Go Local

    ... to attract more donors of diverse heritage to join the registry which supports thousands with blood cancers such as leukemia or diseases such as sickle cell anemia. Interested persons who attend join the registry with just a cheek swab and ...

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  20. Scientist finds genetic wrinkle to block sun-induced skin agingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... RNAs might help doctors choose the least toxic, most effective treatment for many older patients with acute myeloid leukemia, new research shows. AML - SIRT6 - - a protein that inhibits the growth of liver and colon cancers - - can promote the ...

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