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  1. Family's fundraising fight for three-year-old cancer patient LaurelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    When Laura Allen took her 18-month-old daughter Laurel to have her eyes tested, she expected to come back with glasses for the toddler. However, what that visit instead led to was a discovery that would turn her family's world upside down as they would later learn that Laurel, now three, suffers from a rare form of cancer called retinoblastoma.

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  2. Nine-year-old Serere girl could go blindRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | New Vision

    ... Primary Open angle Glaucoma (increased eye pressure), Diabetic retinopathy, Refractive errors, Low Vision, Retinoblastoma (cancer of the retina), Conjunctivitis, Foreign body of the eye, Keratitis/Corneal ulcers, Conjunctivitis of the new born, ...

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  3. 7-year-old cancer survivor gets prosthetic Cubs eyeballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... but also as a Cubs fan. Beckham's right eye was removed in 2012 within weeks of when he was diagnosed with retinoblastoma, an eye cancer that most often affects small children. And while Beckham's story has never been a secret - his family has ...

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  4. Batting an eye: 7-year-old cancer survivor gets prosthetic Cubs eyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    Beckham Zobrist's right eye was removed in 2012 after he was diagnosed with retinoblastoma, an eye cancer that most often affects small children. Last year, Beckham brought his Christmas list to his mom.

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  5. 7-year-old cancer survivor gets prosthetic Cubs eyeballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Erie Times News

    But now the 7-year-old boldly wears his prosthetic to show to anyone looking his way not just his status as a cancer survivor, but also as a Cubs fan. Beckham's right eye was removed in 2012 within weeks of when he was diagnosed with retinoblastoma, an eye cancer that most often affects small children.

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  6. 7-Year-Old Cancer Survivor, A Relative Of Ben Zobrist, Has A Prosthetic Cubs EyeballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... has a prosthetic Cubs eyeball in his right eye, which he had removed in 2012 after being diagnosed with retinoblastoma, the Peoria Journal-Star reported . It was a gift that Beckham asked for leading up to last Christmas after his family explained ...

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  7. St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Release: Triple-Drug...Read the original story

    Oct 10, 2016 | BioSpace

    Revamping front-line multi-drug chemotherapy for retinoblastoma to include topotecan helped to maintain high cure rates for the eye cancer while preserving patients' vision and reducing their risk of treatment-related leukemia. Results of the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital study appear online today in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

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  8. Triple-drug chemotherapy with topotecan helps preserve vision in retinoblastoma patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Medical News Today

    St. Jude Children's Research Hospital researchers report a topotecan-based chemotherapy regimen should be considered front-line therapy for patients with advanced bilateral retinoblastoma; an eye cancer in young children. Revamping front-line multi-drug chemotherapy for retinoblastoma to include topotecan helped to maintain high cure rates for the eye cancer while preserving patients' vision and reducing their risk of treatment-related leukemia .

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  9. Brave toddler who lost one eye to cancer faces battle to save sight after tumour returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | The Daily Record

    ... squinting. The family were sent to Birmingham Children's Hospital that week and were told she had advanced retinoblastoma in both eyes and the retina in her right had detached. Doctors sent her to Yorkhill Children's Hospital in Glasgow and two days ...

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  10. Beware of cancer of the eyes among childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Daily Monitor

    ... clinical officer specialising in palliative care at Hospice Uganda says Kassujja had a type of cancer called Retinoblastoma, a type that affects the eyes. "This type of cancer is found mostly in children between one to five years old. Mainly ...

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  11. Age-specific incidence of inherited versus sporadic cancers: A test...Read the original story

    Oct 7, 2016 | CiteULike

    ... Knudson [Knudson, A. G. (1971) Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 68, 820-823] suggested that progression of retinoblastoma follows from two mutational events. Individuals who inherit one mutated gene copy should follow an age-onset pattern set by only a ...

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  12. Supportive little sister Poppy, from Northampton, wins prestigious...Read the original story

    Oct 6, 2016 | Northampton Today

    A five-year-old Northampton girl has received a prestigious award in recognition of the incredible support she has given to her big sister during her cancer battle. Poppy Belle Hyland, of Cavendish Drive, was just a newborn baby when her sister Gracie, two, was diagnosed with retinoblastoma, a rare and aggressive type of childhood eye cancer.

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  13. Seriously ill Northamptonshire schoolgirl to perform alongside Nicole Scherzinger at Wembly ArenaRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2016 | Northampton Today

    ... seriously ill children who have all had their wishes granted by the charity. Gracie is currently living retinoblastoma - a rare cancer of the eye. Rays of Sunshine granted her greatest wish to go to Disneyland Paris with her family. Also performing ...

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  14. Brave Sheffield boy, 6, gets bravery award after losing his eye in cancer fightRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | Sheffield Star

    A six-year-old Sheffield boy who battled an aggressive form of cancer has been honoured for his immense courage. Brave schoolboy Heath Davenport, of Psalter Lane, Sharrow, lost his right eye after he was diagnosed with retinoblastoma at just two-years-old, after his worried parents noticed something wasn't quite right.

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  15. Cryotherapy Market Projected to Reach $5.6 Billion by 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | PR Newswire

    This growth is majorly attributed to the rising demand for minimally invasive procedures and the surging prevalence of skin, retinoblastoma, prostate, and cervical cancer, and others. Minimally invasive cryosurgery provides various advantages over conventional surgery such as less pain, fewer scars and complications, and shorter hospital stay.

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  16. Blind runner is set to take on York marathonRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2016 | York Press

    A MAN who has blind since the age of nine is running the Yorkshire Marathon on Sunday to raise vital funds for three causes very close to his heart. Andy Wilson, who is director of RolltheRock, a charity which works with young people, had to have both his eyes removed at the age of nine after losing his sight due to retinoblastoma, a childhood cancer that affects the retina.

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  17. Report Published: "Retinoblastoma Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2016"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | SBWire

    GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Retinoblastoma Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2016" provides an overview of Retinoblastoma clinical trials scenario. This report provides top line data relating to the clinical trials on Retinoblastoma.

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  18. Marathon Ready: Andy Wilson and Darren McClintockRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2016 | York Press

    A MAN who has blind since the age of nine is running the Yorkshire Marathon on Sunday to raise vital funds for three causes very close to his heart. Andy Wilson, who is director of RolltheRock, a charity which works with young people, had to have both his eyes removed at the age of nine after losing his sight due to retinoblastoma, a childhood cancer that affects the retina.

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  19. Mother uncovers lasting impact of son's organ donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... last year for transplant. On the research front, Dr. Arupa Ganguly of the University of Pennsylvania studies retinoblastoma, eye cancer that attacks young children. Before receiving Thomas' tissue, she had waited six years for donation of a healthy ...

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  20. Upcoming EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | The Progress

    ... may also be taken out. Local deliveries are available. Benefit dance for Breelynn Lumadue diagnosed with Retinoblastoma, Clearfield Elks, Doors open at 7 p.m., Double Down will play from 8-11 p.m. Tickets are $7 each at the door. Sponsored by ...

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