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  1. GoFundMe alive and well on SouthCoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... of New Bedford started a campaign for her cousin, a single mother of two whose 4-year-old was diagnosed with leukemia. Valliere said her cousin had to quit her job to accompany her daughter as she undergoes chemotherapy for the next two ...

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  2. EXCHANGE: Illinois marrow donor shares storyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... helped out an anonymous recipient in Australia. All he's been told is the patient is a 63-year-old woman with leukemia. Vogelgesang was happy to oblige, and his boss eagerly consented to the time off, but the call itself came completely out of left ...

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  3. Big sister runs for a cure to her 13-year-old sistera s rare diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... The inherited disease can be deadly. The disease develops most commonly in children and causes bone marrow failure, leukemia, and cancer. 13-year-old Tara Cleary was diagnosed at only 8-years-old. The now 13-year-old says besides just trying to be a ...

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  4. Gallery: Nebraska vs. Michigan State, Mike Riley and #AveryStrongRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Corn Nation

    ... wore yellow shirts with #AveryStrong printed on them in orange. Assistant coach Chris Harriman's son has fought leukemia off and on since he was very young including as recently as this fall. Thankfully, he is currently in remission, but only ...

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  5. Nebraska raises awareness with #AveryStrong DayRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | USA Today

    Avery Harriman, son of Nebraska assistant coach Chris Harriman, has battled leukemia for much of his life. Avery, now seven years old, was first diagnosed with the disease at the age of two, and has undergone two bone marrow transplants.

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  6. GoFundMe alive and well on SouthCoastRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... of New Bedford started a campaign for her cousin, a single mother of two whose 4-year-old was diagnosed with leukemia. Valliere said her cousin had to quit her job to accompany her daughter as she undergoes chemotherapy for the next two ...

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  7. Husker fans celebrate Avery Strong DayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KLKN

    Avery Harriman and five others who've fought or are fighting cancer lined up on the Pinnacle Bank Arena court before tip-off in recognition of Avery Strong Day. Avery, who is the 7-year-old son of assistant basketball coach Chris Harriman, has beat back leukemia three times.

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  8. Huskers battle Michigan State and CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Husker Corner

    ... to promote #AveryStrong Day and bone marrow awareness. You may recall hearing about Avery who was diagnosed with leukemia at the age of 2, and is currently in remission after a 2nd bone marrow transplant in September. Avery is now 7. Some of the big ...

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  9. Girl dies because Canadian government let parents pursue alternative treatmentRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Minot Daily News

    ... was 11 and a member of the Mississauga tribe of the New Credit First Nation. She suffered from acute lymphoblastic leukemia, a disease she had a 75 percent chance of being cured of if she had continued standard treatment. However, the girl and her ...

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  10. Batkid Movie in the Works: Julia Roberts to Star in Film About Miles...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | E! Online

    ... special event that went global, as much as we do," Variety quoted Nachman as saying. Miles, 6, was diagnosed with leukemia when he was 18 months old. His Make-A-Wish Foundation wish was to transform into Batman for a day. On Nov. 15, 2013, the ...

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  11. This Study Offers a Terrifying Revelation on the Future Cost of CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... rate jumped to 1.7% of cancer patients, versus just 0.7% for non-cancer patients. Thyroid, lung, uterine, leukemia/lymphoma, colorectal, melanoma, breast, and prostate cancers were ranked as the diagnoses most likely to result in a cancer patient ...

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  12. Slopes for Hope at Hemlock Valley ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... doesn't recall much about his first go-round with cancer. He was just six years old when he was diagnosed with leukemia. He does remember being sick and undergoing three years of chemotherapy, along with radiation treatment before he went into ...

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  13. Alternative DNA repair mechanism could provide better treatment for neuroblastoma in kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Science Daily

    ... it in neuroblastoma cells in order to halt tumor growth and induce cell death. Neuroblastoma is one of the - After leukemia and brain tumors, neuroblastoma is the most common form of cancer to affect children. Researchers have now studied a DNA ...

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  14. Some Homes Near Montana Oil Spill Report Dark Ooze Coming Out Of TapsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Switched

    ... of gallons of bottled water to Glendive since the town's drinking supply was deemed unsafe. Studies show rates of leukemia are higher in people chronically exposed to high concentrations of benzene, according to the American Cancer Society. (Editing ...

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  15. Coroner investigating death of girl, 11, who refused chemotherapy: videoRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... reported, citing a statement issued by her parents. The little girl suffered from a case of acute lymphoblastic leukemia , which, according to the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., is a highly treatable form of cancer when it presents itself in ...

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  16. TradeTec, One of the Top Event Marketing Companies in Chicago, Hosts Toy Drive for Cal's AngelsRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... in 2007 by the parents of Cal Sutter, a 12 year old boy from Elgin who lost his battle with Acute Myelogenous Leukemia in 2006, a little more than one year after his diagnosis. Since then, Cal's Angels has become a Lurie Children's Hospital partner, ...

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  17. ASCO Reports Biggest Clinical Cancer Advances for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mental Help Net

    The biggest clinical cancer advances for 2015 have been identified in an annual report from the American Society of Clinical Oncology, published online Jan. 20 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology . Gregory A. Masters, M.D., from the American Society of Clinical Oncology in Alexandria, Va., and colleagues note that the biggest advance in cancer research for 2015 is the transformation of treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukemia , with the approval of four new therapy options for the most common form of adult leukemia.

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  18. Becker Boy to Donate Bone Marrow to Sister Sick with LeukemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSTP

    A Becker, Minnesota, couple is days away from taking their 2-year-old daughter, Ava, to have a bone marrow transplant. The little girl has a rare form of leukemia.

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  19. Snowmobile clubs join forces for "Carrick's Journey"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Berkshire Eagle

    SAVOY >> Two local snowmobile clubs join forces Saturday on a 50-mile ride to benefit an Adams family whose youngest member suffers a rare form of cancer. Named "Carrick's Journey" by organizers in the Kanary Kats and Adams Sno-Drifters, the ride will benefit Carrick Wood, a 7-month-old who has spent the majority of his time on Earth in hospitals undergoing treatments for acute myeloid leukemia.

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  20. On Native GroundHERMAN Cain's 15 Minutes are UpRead the original story

    Nov 17, 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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