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Knoxville News Sentinel
Farragut students adorn hats, raise funds for ex-classmate battling cancer
Hats were the theme of the day on Friday at Farragut Primary School, as students cleared out their piggy banks to raise money for Kristyn Farley, a ninth grader at Farragut High School who is battling Ewing's Sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer in her fibula.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Variety of genetic risk behind bone cancer in dogs
Bone cancer in dogs is affected by a variety of genetic risk factors. Researchers from Uppsala University, Sweden, and the Broad Institute show this in a new study published in Genome Biology .
In search of a treatment for a rare bone cancer
Johns Hopkins researchers say that a drug approved to treat lung cancer substantially shrank tumors in mice that were caused by a rare form of bone cancer called chordoma.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
The New Zealand Herald
Waikato River paddle aims to raise $35k for young cancer sufferer
Friends hope to raise $35,000 for Harrison Mundy by paddling down the Waikato River over four days.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Pageant With A Purpose - Mrs. Tampa, Teresa Hyatt
Teresa Hyatt is not your average Apollo Beach resident. Hyatt was awarded the title of Mrs. Tampa United States 2013- 2014 and will have the distinct honor to represent Tampa and compete for the title of Mrs. Florida United States in April 2014.
Sunday's frigid weather was no hurdle for the more than 200 people -- old friends and new -- who took on Nate's Knockout Challenge, where the goal was a lot larger than finishing the obstacle course.
Ohio man goes on 1,100-mile bike ride to thank doctor
After a Florida doctor saved his knee, Brent Hayes of southwestern Ohio came up with a unique way to thank him.
Kelly: Ridgewood's - Little Chief' leaves a grand legacy
The unifying magnet was a 10-year-old boy named Mike, who captured the hearts of his community by the way he courageously and joyfully coped with the frailty and misfortune of his own life.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Jared's Journey 5k draws 100 people
The 5k run-walk for the family of 13-year-old Jared Helsel raised $1,750 to help with funeral costs, according to Abbie Williams, race organizer and Southtown Gym manager.
Lake County Record-Bee
Watch this choir of 5,000 fight cancer with touching song
A choir of about 5,000 singers gathered at the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn., to pay tribute to Sobiech by singing his hit song, "Clouds."
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Charlotte Craggs, of Loose, Maidstone, will be remembered at Boughton Monchelsea panto
Charlotte Craggs, of Loose, was born deaf and with Rothmund-Thomson syndrome, a rare condition which can cause skeletal abnormalities.
Lets help out a three-year-old is fighting cancer again - wear...
Lets help out a three-year-old is fighting cancer again - wear your Christmas jumper and donate to the Emily appeal DOCTORS have allowed a brave toddler fighting Leukaemia for a second time to spend a rare weekend at home on a visit to her family.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
For One Young Latino, Cancer Means Never Give Up
When Manny Perez rides his bike and breathes in the fresh morning air, he feels free, and does not think about anything - not even the bone cancer he has battled with fierce determination and overcome, time and time again, since childhood.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Veterinarian finds caring for dogs with cancer a rewarding change
From left, Clare Looser-Frederking, Gaye Sponamore and Julie Wentz prepare to lift their 140-pound patient, Newfoundland Molly, off the table, also called the "couch," where she laid to receive radiation treatment for bone cancer at the Mizzou Animal Cancer Care facility in Wentzville.
The Toronto Star
Toronto man owes $350,000 in child support to dying woman
Tjally Heino and her children, Emily and Ari Jackson, live in Victoria, B.C. Her ex-husband, John "Timothy" Jackson, is believed to live in Toronto and owes Heino -- who is dying of bone cancer -- more than $350,000 in child support payments.
Willow Dale 'Movember' Drive Raises $1,000 for Student's Cancer Fight
Amazing what a simple razor can do for a local family. The month-long friendly facial hair competition amongst the male teachers at Willow Dale Elementary has generated approximately $1,000 in donations for the family of Rialee Jacoby, a Willow Dale student currently undergoing chemotherapy treatments to battle bone cancer.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Callison: Parade fixture built to distract nephew
In 2002, when Ben Jackson was 7 and swathed in a plaster cast over his lower body, his maternal uncles decided the family should have a float in the Parade of Lights in Sioux Falls.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The New Zealand Herald
What is it like for a woman to lose her hair?
For a woman, her head of hair can be a symbol of her femininity, her sexuality, her sense of self.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
WWL-TV New Orleans
Families at Children's Hospital give thanks for the gift of life
Thanksgiving can get hectic. Between the cooking, the traveling and perhaps even the post-turkey shopping, we can sometimes lose sight of the meaning of the holiday: to give thanks.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Latest Udpates on Advaxis Inc
Advaxis, Inc. has announced on Friday, November 22nd, 2013 that the company's exclusive immunotherapy for the treatment of breast cancer and canine osteosarcoma, was presented on ABC News.