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The Oscar Litwak Foundation's Mobile Playrooms Bring Normalcy,...
Charitable Organization Pays Tribute to the Life of 4-Year Old Oscar by Ensuring All Children Have the Chance to Play , is on a mission to ensure each and every hospitalized child's psychological need for everyday happiness is met, no matter their condition.
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Local family grows through adoption effort
The Grant family hopes to grow soon with the adoption of a baby, their fifth child.
The Summerville Journal-Scene
Ted Brisson, MD
Dr. Ted Brisson had the advantage of training with the revolutionary da Vinci surgical system starting in 2005, just a few years after its introduction, while in residency at the Mayo Clinic.
Medical News Today
Kidney Cancer Surgeons at Tulane University use 3D printed models...
Surgeons at Tulane University School of Medicine have published the first every study using 3D printers to construct 3D models directly from the patient's diagnostic imaging and individualized to each patient to aid in organ sparing da Vinci robotic surgery.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Seaside 3-year-old cancer survivor granted wish to be a builder
Renzo Lombardi, a 3 year old kidney cancer survivor from Seaside, gets his wish Tuesday to operate heavy equipment at Graniterock's A.R. Wilson Quarry in Aromas.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Tasmania Governor Peter Underwood remembered
Peter Underwood, AC, a British child migrant who grew up to become Chief Justice and then Governor of Tasmania, has died in office after suffering kidney cancer.
Rare 20-pound tumor successfully removed from Staten Island man's stomach
"Like triplets," cracks Frank Bollettieri, the good-humored Oakwood resident who had the tumor removed in May. Other than a double knee replacement in 2005 and taking one medication - he had been in pretty much perfect health for his 75 years.
The benefits of robotic kidney cancer surgery
Researchers from UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center led the largest multicenter study to date on a surgical procedure known as a retroperitoneoscopic robot-assisted technique for removal of small kidney cancers Robotic-assisted surgery is increasing in popularity in many surgical areas including kidney cancer surgery.
Real Clear Politics
Death Panels: A Good Idea Distorted by Demagoguery
Can we revisit those "death panels" now? Last summer, my 84-year-old dad faced a frightening kidney cancer.
Positivity: Video showing marriage of young man with cancer goes viral
Millions of viewers around the world have watched a YouTube video showing the determination of a young man in the Philippines to marry the love of his life just hours before dying of terminal cancer.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Va. Beach trainer beat bullying, MRSA and cancer
Rod Kelly is the owner of Rods Bods, a personal training business he operates at the Inlet Fitness on West Great Neck Road.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Mayo Clinic Researchers Reveal Treasure Trove of Genes Key to Kidney Cancer
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A genomic analysis of clear cell renal cell carcinoma , the most common form of kidney cancer , from 72 patients has uncovered 31 genes that are key to development, growth and spread of the cancer , say researchers from Mayo Clinic in Florida .
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Drs. Oz & Roizen: Test household water before buying filter
The latest breakthrough in creating individualized cancer treatment involves using your body's own immune system T-cells to wipe out cancer cells without damaging healthy tissue in your body.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Young, Madison man battling extremely rare form of cancer
A young, Madison man is fighting back against a very rare form of cancer. Kyle Morgan, 25, was diagnosed with Renal Medullary Carcinoma on May 6. The cancer, which is a strain of kidney cancer, is not curable.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Breathing new life into battle against disease
IPF. Three fairly innocuous letters. It might be a firm of accountants, the model number on a printer, or a particularly dull tax form.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
EU agency recommends Roche drug for type of ovarian cancer
Roche said on Friday that European regulators had recommended approval of its drug Avastin as a treatment for women with ovarian cancer that is resistant to platinum-containing chemotherapy.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
HIV Did Not Stop Me From Having a Biological Child
Though I have been HIV-positive since childhood, it has always been my dream to have a family.
Gene in brain linked to kidney cancer
In what could lead to new strategy to treat kidney cancer, researchers have discovered that a gene known to control brain growth and development is heavily involved in promoting clear cell renal cell carcinoma, the most common form of kidney cancer.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Cancer treatment appeal goes past A 20,000 mark
A campaign to pay for possible life saving treatment for a five-year-old boy has raised more than A 20,000.
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Reigate pensioner's 250-mile ten-day charity challenge
A Reigate pensioner is preparing to walk 250-miles in ten days to raise A 5,000 for charity.