3 hrs ago
Jean's battle with cancer helps inspire fund raising clasical music
The 66-year-old from Woolston is proof of just how crucial new discoveries and breakthroughs are to helping save lives, having taken part in a clinical trial that saw her receive pioneering treatment to beat the disease despite the odds being against her.
7 hrs ago
Brimfield Elementary students play games and raise money for Team Skylar
Students finish their activities Thursday morning by high-fiving members of the Field High School girls' soccer team.
11 hrs ago
AbbVie To Present Data On Investigational Anti-Cancer Compounds At...
AbbVie today announced that data evaluating several investigational compounds in the company's oncology pipeline will be presented at the upcoming 2013 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting, May 31 - June 4, Chicago.
15 hrs ago
Premier League ref Halsey retires
Premier League referee Mark Halsey retired on Sunday after taking charge of Norwich's 3-2 win at Manchester City on the final day of the season.
Sun May 19, 2013
'Biggest' bottle drive in Canada returns to Sudbury
The United Food and Commercial Workers Local 12R24 and The Beer Store are joining forces in an effort to help find a cure for leukemia - the No.
Medical News Today
Scheduled Imaging Studies Provide Little Help Detecting Relapse Of Aggressive Lymphoma
Imaging scans following treatment for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma do little to help detect a relapse, a Mayo Clinic study has found.
Sat May 18, 2013
Herald Star Online
Many helped with walk
On behalf of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, thank you to the generous people of the Ohio Valley for helping make the 13th-annual Ohio Valley Light the Night Walk a success.
Stomp the Monster Founder Helps Raise $1M for 1,000 Families
About this sponsorship: In honor of the 60th anniversary of Sir Edmund Hillary's historic ascent of Mount Everest, Patch and Grape-Nuts are teaming up to highlight those who inspire people around them to climb their own mountains.
Fri May 17, 2013
KCCI-TV Des Moines
Everyone was in on the secret but Gavin
Friday, they surprised the 8th grader who is fighting cancer. The entire school had chipped in to buy him the surprise.
Team LaFontaine to host 'Nine and Wine' benefit
Team LaFontaine says it will host an '80s style fundraiser, 'The Nine and Wine,' to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society on Friday at Fountains Golf & Banquet.
This Is Leicestershire
Seven city patients in new cancer drug trial
During the trials, which involved 700 patients internationally, the drug was found to cut the risk of the cancer worsening by 86 per cent when combined with chemotherapy, compared with the risk when a patient had chemotherapy alone.
Thu May 16, 2013
Knoxville News Sentinel
Cancer patient finds ACS services add up to love
MICHAEL PATRICK/NEWS SENTINEL Maxine Odomirok visits the wig room at the American Cancer Society on May 9 looking for some scarves and turbans.
Michael Herlehy, a great Chicago ad man, succumbs to Hodgkin's disease
Michael Herlehy , one of Chicago's most ebullient ad people, passed away Monday at the age of 46 from complications related to a long battle with Hodgkin's disease.
Cancer patient hopes to leave disease in past
Mark and Beth Rediker knew something was terribly wrong late last year when their 22-year-old son Adam, who often ran six miles a day, became inexplicably bloated in just a few weeks.
Drug hope for leukaemia sufferers
A new leukaemia drug could give "hope" to many patients who previously had nowhere left to turn, a blood cancer charity said.
'My mom needs you,' daughter pleads
Editor's note: Stanford University psychology professor Nalini Ambady has leukemia and needs to find a matching bone marrow donor, most likely one of South Asian descent.
New cancer tools allow patients to reconsider chemo
After decades of using one-size-fits-all therapies to combat cancer, doctors are using new tools to help decide when their patients can skip chemotherapy or other harsh treatments.
Wed May 15, 2013
10 ASCO '13 Abstracts You Can Read Right Now
That's what a lot of healthcare investors are doing right now on the web site of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
This Is Grimsby
Grimsby Telegraph commented Wheel difference made by bikers
HUNDREDS of cyclists saddled-up for an annual charity bike ride through the Lincolnshire Wolds to help beat blood cancers.
Lilly Announces Enzastaurin Phase III Study Did Not Meet Primary...
Eli Lilly and Company announced today Phase III clinical trial results from enzastaurin's PRELUDE study, which explored the molecule as a monotherapy in the prevention of relapse in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma .