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Yesterday | Scoop

Mexican Surgery Saves the Leg of a Patient with Cancer

Two years after having developed osteosarcoma -the most common type of bone cancer among boys- in his right leg, the young man JosA© Trinidad HernA ndez HernA ndez recovered his daily life after having a surgery in which an unconventional prosthesis was implanted.


Related Topix: Health

Wednesday | Lake County News-Sun

Blood, bone marrow-registry drive aims to help kids with cancer

The solution to 5-year-old Ava Lee's health challenge could be on the other side of the world, but her mother's coworkers are searching the northwest suburbs, too.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Lincolnshire, IL, Health, Leukemia

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Local patients have option for marrow transplants

Doctors at St. David's South Austin Medical Center recently performed the first adult hematopoietic stem cell transplant, which is a type of blood and marrow transplant.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Pembrokeshire County, Wales, Medicine, Austin, TX, Health, Oncology

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Daily Republic

Country music singer Kevin Sharp dies at age 43

Kevin Sharp, a country music singer who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, has died.


Related Topix: Country, Medicine, Cancer, Health, Redding, CA, Sarcoma

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Daily Herald

Lincolnshire-Prairie View School District 103 to Support Blood Drive, Marrow Registry

Providing support for three students undergoing aggressive cancer treatment, a handful of Lincolnshire-Prairie View School District 103 volunteers will host a LifeSource blood drive and marrow registry from 8:30 am-2:30 pm on Saturday, April 26, at Daniel Wright Junior High School, 1370 N. Riverwoods Road, Lincolnshire.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Lincolnshire, IL, Medicine, Cancer, Health, Leukemia, Buffalo Grove, IL

KMPH-TV Fresno

Waiting To Die? Man Says Insurance Rejected Due To Obamacare

A Chowchilla man says he is in a life or death situation because of the 'Affordable Healthcare Act' or 'Obamacare'.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Health Insurance

Wed Apr 16, 2014

ABC Action News

Girl with first bionic arm returns to Tampa

A girl who received a bionic arm while battling bone cancer has returned to Tampa for a procedure.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Tampa, FL

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Chorley Guardian

Dad and son hitting the road for cancer charity

Photo: David Hurst Cancer sufferer, Steve Welch of Parr Lane, Eccleston and his son Alex, who will join him on the Great Manchester Run in aid of Cancer Research A brave father-of-two who is suffering from an incurable cancer will be helping to save others next month.


Related Topix: Health

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Star Online

Affordable nuclear medical treatment for M'sians by 2016

KOTA BARU: Malaysians can look forward to a state-of-the-art medical treatment using nuclear technology at an affordable rate.


Related Topix: Health

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Charitable Children: 'No Matter What Age You May Be, You Can Change the Life of Another'

By Michael Sewall Everyday Inspirations is a series that shares stories about people in Patch communities across the country who inspire others through their work, or people who have faced extraordinary situations and grown from them.


Related Topix: Warminster, PA, Sarcoma, Health, Social Software

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Seeking help for search & rescue dog OliviaSeeking help for search &...

Olivia, a rescue dog with Campbell County Search & Rescue has bone cancer and must have her right front leg amputated and receive chemotherapy.


Related Topix: Health

Blackpool Today

Mum climbing high to mark cancer heroes

Regina Coulon climbed Kilimajaro in Tanzania after her daughter Nikita was a patient at The Christie s young oncology unit.


Related Topix: Africa, Tanzania, World News, Oncology, Medicine, Health

Illawarra Mercury

Relay lifts spirits in battle against cancer

Kiama teenager Ashleigh Collins took part in last year's Kiama Relay for Life as a "survivor", believing she had beaten the rare form of bone cancer.


Related Topix: Health, Science / Technology, Stem Cell Research

Deseret News

Dream come true: Bride with terminal bone cancer gets married in special ceremony

Brian Neff places a ring on Heather Miller's hand as Pastor Llyod Deitzler presides over the ceremony in a conference room at the Good Samaritan Hospital on Saturday, April 5, 2014 in Lebanon, Pa.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Good Samaritan Hospital, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Lebanon, PA, Fredericksburg, PA, Wedding, Jonestown, PA

Medical News Today

TP53 gene is altered in nearly all pediatric osteosarcomas, finding...

Mutations found in the tumor suppressor gene TP53 in 90 percent of osteosarcomas, by the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital-Washington University Pediatric Cancer Genome Project, suggesting the alteration plays a key role early in development of the bone cancer .


Related Topix: Pediatric Cancer

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Courier News

New therapy targets cancer in dogs

This monthly column explores ideas, insights and discoveries made in New Jersey that are shaping our future.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Halloween, Health, Breast Cancer

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Lancaster Guardian

Friends rally to help brave schoolgirl Ella

Long-haired aromatherapist Tracey Clark, 44, will have her head shaved this month after feeling compelled to support ten-year-old Ella Benn, the daughter of a family friend.


Related Topix: Health, United Kingdom, Lancashire County, England,

Thu Apr 03, 2014


Tumor Suppressor Gene TP53 Mutated in 90 Percent of Most Common Childhood Bone Tumor

The St. Jude Children's Research Hospital-Washington University Pediatric Cancer Genome Project found mutations in the tumor suppressor gene TP53 in 90 percent of osteosarcomas, suggesting the alteration plays a key role early in development of the bone cancer.


Related Topix: Pediatric Cancer

Bryan County News

Community rallies for student fighting cancer

They thought it was just an ear infection that turned into a cyst. But when Billy and Crystal Hunawill took their 16-year-old son A.J. Rovito Jr. to the hospital, it turned into much more.


Related Topix: Sarcoma, Medicine, Health, Richmond Hill, GA, Bryan County, GA

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Statesman Journal

West Salem cancer cases attract international interest, more research

A Massachusetts-based researcher will partner with experts in Oregon and England to study whether there is a link between radon and a rare childhood bone cancer called osteosarcoma.


Related Topix: Salem, OR, Health, Portland State University, Medicine, Epidemiology, Oregon Health & Science University