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  1. ABC's Robin Roberts to get honorary degreeRead the original story

    13 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... and Missy Bucanan . Diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007, Roberts underwent a bone marrow transplant to treat pre-leukemia in 2011. Southeastern students started a program to educate the public and recruit potential donors for patients with leukemia ...

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  2. Franklin County native searching for donor matchRead the original story

    33 min ago | Franklin News-Post

    ... car and were about to try for a baby, and then, out of nowhere, everything changed." Mann has acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a rare cancer in which only 2,000 cases a year are diagnosed in the United States. Even more uncommon is the fact that ...

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  3. Ayesha family close in on 200k fundraising targetRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Evening Times

    ... Newton Mearns, near Glasgow. The Kirkhill Primary pupil, who was diagnosed with a rare form of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in April 2011, has just completed a course of chemotherapy. They decided to keep fundraising after reaching 150,000 in 2012 ...

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  4. Vessel that braved Atlantic storms to win charity challenge to be auctioned offRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wandsworth Guardian

    ... sea-faring fundraisers scaled enormous waves and were battered by storms, to raise money for Cancer Resarch UK and Leukemia and Lymphoma Research. They managed to raise around A 120,000, but to meet their A 200,000 target, they are now selling 'Blue ...

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  5. Robert Duggan Gives Back to UniversityRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... FDA for treating cancer. The company's drug, Imbruvica, has been approved for the treatment of specific types of leukemia and lymphoma. Imbruvica is providing a great deal of hope for patients with these forms of cancer. Now a billionaire, Duggan ...

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  6. Research represents novel approach to lessening impact of Alzheimer's, Parkinson'sRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... in phase one and two clinical trials for multiple cancers, including glioblastoma, melanoma , breast cancer and leukemia . Crucially, microglial elimination lasted only as long as treatment continued. Withdrawal of inhibitors produced a rapid ...

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  7. UNH Notebook: Holy Toledo! Only 130 days until football openerRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    ... the final events of his collegiate career last spring to donate marrow for a recipient battling acute lymphobastic leukemia. In January, Lyle received an NCAA Award of Valor for his decision and actions. - - - - - - - - - THE track and field teams ...

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  8. Giving hope during celebration of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    ... the platelets and returned the plasma and red blood cells to the other. Her brother-in-law was diagnosed with leukemia three weeks ago, and that's why she had gone to donate on Easter Sunday, she said. A tear rolled down her cheek. Her donation at ...

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  9. James Surowiecki: Should we regulate drug prices?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | New Yorker

    ... prices in most industries drop over time, pharmaceuticals actually get more expensive. The price of the anti-leukemia drug Gleevec, for instance, has tripled since 2001. And, across the board, drug prices rise much faster than inflation. The reason ...

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  10. Daytona woman bears cross with love Daytona Beach a " Earlier this year ...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... left the mother of three without custody of her two youngest children. In 2010, she said she was diagnosed with leukemia. When she moved into her sister's home in Lake Helen in 2012, Thomas was abusing alcohol and taking antidepressants. "I was so ...

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  11. Honoring Her Dad, Summit Resident Poised to Run Boston MarathonRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | The Alternative Press

    ... of bed and on the road, running on many a dark, cold morning. Last month, a dear family friend was diagnosed with Leukemia, so I am channeling her strength as well." This year's Boston Marathon, just one year removed from the tragic events at the ...

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  12. Campaign 2012AWAITING the Next Great MistakeRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame at Cooperstown, N.Y., he told the Los Angeles Times how the death from leukemia of his mom, Inge Carter, when he was 12, impacted the way he lived his life. Carter said he tried to be "the best person I can ...

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  13. The WilliesSIGNS of WearRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... independent study by Dr. Steven Wing of the University of North Carolina revealed the incidence of lung cancer and leukemia downwind of the TMI meltdown within six years of the meltdown was two to ten times that of the rest of the region. At the ...

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  14. Kyle Kramer Back On the Ice With Highlanders Spring HockeyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com

    ... never left his side, and never let his dream die," said Heidi Kramer. Kramer's son Kyle was diagnosed with AML leukemia six years ago and underwent a bone marrow transplant from his brother Danny. Graph VS Host Disease (GVHD) has kept Kyle from the ...

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  15. Gregg Popovich Interviews With Craig Sager's Son, Promises To Be NiceRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Gamedayr.com

    News recently broke that NBA fashionista and sideline reporter Craig Sager had been diagnosed with acute leukemia.

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  16. Kids Wish Network Grants Teen's Wish to Visit Set of MTV Movie of the...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... the set of the series' second book and movie, "Catching Fire." Marisa was diagnosed with both acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) in 2011. Having both life-threatening conditions is a very rare occurrence, and ...

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  17. Low tolerance for pain? The reason may be in your genesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... doctors have long known that people with Down syndrome have a heightened risk of developing acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) during childhood, they haven't been able to explain why. Now, a team ... Scientists have identified the first genetic ...

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  18. Down Syndrome's Link To Leukemia Risk Lies In The Genes, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    A drug therapy for lymphoblastic leukemia may be possible in the near future as geneticists uncover the molecular underpinnings of the most common type of childhood cancer - 20 times as common among kids with Down syndrome.

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  19. [Podcast] Science Signaling Podcast: 15 April 2014Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Science

    ... that appears in the 15 April 2014 issue of Science Signaling , about a microRNA (miR) that drives acute myeloid leukemia. Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is a rare form of cancer, but it is the most common form of leukemia that affects adults and has a ...

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  20. Make-A-Wish event toasts kids' dreamsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    ... to the website, newmexico.wish.org . The national nonprofit organization, of which , then 7 years old, died of leukemia about a week later, but a band of officers made his wish to be a cop come true. Granting those kinds of wishes is what the ...

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