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  1. View scheduleRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... woven with Farber's narrative is the contemporary story of a 14-month-old diagnosed with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Part 1 of 3

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  2. Higgins: More than $2 million for blood cancer research at Roswell Park Cancer InstituteRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... new intervention strategies designed to improve the effectiveness of bone marrow transplantation for treating leukemia, lymphoma and other blood cancers," said Cao, an assistant member of the department of immunology at Roswell Park. "Our hope is ...

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  3. Wiggins community comes together for one of their ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fort Morgan Times

    People fill the seats in the cafeteria at Wiggins Event Center during the fundraising meal March 21. Many businesses donated food and supplies for the meal, which along with a big prize drawing and concert raised money to pay for Elisabeth Ryan's medical bills after a battle with leukemia. Ryan is shown here standing and holding a cup.

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  4. Geraldine M. KorriRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Globe

    Geraldine M. Korri, 55, formerly of Ewen , Mich ., passed away on March 8, 2015, at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System in Seattle, surrounded by family and friends after a courageous 17-year battle with Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia. Geraldine was born in Wakefield , Mich ., to Bruce and Gloria Korri on April 16, 1959.

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  5. UMU students fight cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Review

    Cody Shearrow, of Alliance, a sophmore exercise science major at the University of Mount Union, carries the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Torch to start the Relay For Life event Friday inside the Peterson Fieldhouse at Mount Union Friday. Shearrow, a cancer survivor, was diagnosed with leukemia when he was 6 years old.

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  6. Tomstock VIII Gets Set to Take the StageRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    Event Coordinator Matthew Stachler is pleased to announce the return of the Tomstock Festival, an annual food and music charity event held in North Fort Myers. Tomstock VIII will benefit Melissa Godfrey and her battle against Leukemia.

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  7. Researchers discover genetic origins of myelodysplastic syndrome using stem cellsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    ... irreversibly, further impairing blood production. Patients with MDS can develop severe anemia and in some cases leukemia also known as AML. But which genetic mutations are the critical ones causing this disease? In this study, researchers took cells ...

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  8. Cancer survivor pays it forward, aims to help other patientsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    After Evan Meade was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia in 2010, it was that date that would be used as the baseline for his wellness. If he could make it five years without cancer cells reappearing in his body, he would be considered cured.

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  9. Stopping cellular quality-control mechanism can make chemotherapy more effectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News

    A University of Rochester team found a way to make chemotherapy more effective, by stopping a cellular quality-control mechanism, according to a study published today in Nature Communications . The mechanism is known as NMD , and scientists found that exposing breast cancer cells to a molecule that inhibits NMD prior to treatment with doxorubicin, a drug used to treat leukemia, breast, bone, lung and other cancers, hastens cell death.

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  10. Returning LDS missionary, father battling leukemia share tender embrace at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Deseret News

    ... to be able to hold my son once again." Todd's battle began Jan. 4, when he was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia, a cancer of the blood and bone marrow, and learned he would need five rounds of chemotherapy, each lasting about a week. "My dad ...

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  11. Kyle McConkey, B.C. teen who died of leukemia, remembered as fearless, adventurous and funnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Kyle McConkey, 18, died last week from an infection after fighting a rare form of leukemia for more than two years. Hundreds gathered Friday to remember Kyle McConkey , the 18-year-old from Tsawwassen, who died last week after battling a rare form of leukemia.

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  12. Section 10 Athletics mourns loss of Rev. Bob BillingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... fought the good fight at the end of a good life and gave inspiration to all in his battle against cancer and leukemia. Funeral services are entrusted with the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood and friends and family may pay respects on Monday from 5-8 ...

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  13. Schools likely to stick with crumb rubber turfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Glendale News-Press

    ... nationwide, all of whom had played on crumb-rubber fields and had been diagnosed with cancers such as lymphoma and leukemia. The news report concerned local parents , who told the Glendale school board that their children bring home bits of rubber ...

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  14. Creighton OT Students Give Hats To Kids At Children's HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... 170 hats to be donated. The students chose to donate them at Children's Hospital. The father of one boy, battling leukemia, said it makes a difference in his son, Levi's, life. Levi was diagnosed with cancer at just two years old. He said getting a ...

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  15. Crowdfunding initiative for Vancouver man with leukemia raises nearly $100,000 in five daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Georgia Straight

    The friends and family of a Vancouver man suffering from leukemia are working hard to help raise money to fund his participation in a costly clinical trial in the United States-one that will cost close to half a million dollars. Born and raised in Vancouver, Pat Placzek, 34, was diagnosed with leukemia only a few months following the successful completion of radiation treatment for another cancer, epithelial sarcoma.

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  16. Radiothon Raises Money To Help Fight Kids CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... Director Erin Rohrer said. "When we finally got to the hospital they said 90 percent of her blood was filled with leukemia cells," Becky Swanson said. "On day three we were so excited because the blast number was 0 and that meant Rebekah didn't have ...

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  17. Clifton Park event benefits children with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Albany Times Union

    ... animals, and made Saratoga Race Course his adopted home . He died in August of 2011 after a seven-year fight with leukemia. The cost to attend Sunday's lunch is $21. All proceeds will support local children fighting cancer through Nick's Fight to be ...

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  18. Join the Bone Marrow Registry; The Cure Looks Just Like YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Join the Bone Marrow Registry and help save a life. For patients with blood cancers like leukemia and lymphoma, and other life-threatening diseases, a cure exists.

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  19. NewsToro Park run benefits leukemia society fundraiserToro Park run...Read the original story

    Friday | The Salinas Californian

    Toro Park run benefits leukemia society fundraiser The 5K run/walk event also features an Easter egg hunt Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1bD18DZ If you're looking for something to do with your little ones this Easter weekend, bring the whole family out to Toro County Park on Saturday, April 4, for the Everybunny 5K run/walk and Easter egg hunt to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The egg hunt will take place in the Badger Flats picnic area just past the park entrance and registration begins at 10:30 a.m.; please bring your own basket.

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  20. Pennies add up for Browning studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    A campaign to count pennies at Browning Elementary School to support leukemia patients has doubled its goal and is still going strong. The Browning Bears raised more than $4,000 through the Pasta for Pennies program offered by Olive Garden to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

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