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Leukemia

Ben Rouse (credit: Brewers Mission 162)

The Brewers Fan Who Beat Leukemia So He Could Go To All 162 Brewers Games

A Milwaukee Brewers fan had to beat leukemia to follow his dream of going to all 162 Brewers games.

07/24/2012

Marie Fowler Collingswood HS

NJ Student Who Missed Graduation Due To Cancer Diagnosis To Walk With Class Of 2012

When the Collingswood High School Class of 2012 crosses the stage to get diplomas Tuesday night, students celebrating four years of hard work will be joined by a former student whose cap bears a 2011 tassel.

06/19/2012

Kevin McGuire Prom

UPDATE: Kevin McGuire Makes It To Prom, Sans Taylor Swift

It’s finally prom night for a Stratford, Camden County teenager battling leukemia. Kevin McGuire made national headlines after asking singer Taylor Swift to the prom.

06/01/2012

cameron+RTR

Downingtown Middle Schooler Inspires Bone Marrow Registry Event This Saturday

Thirteen-year-old Cameron is an accomplished swimmer at the Upper Main Line Y, and a distance runner at Downingtown Middle School. But after he was recently diagnosed with leukemia, doctors recommended a bone marrow transplant.

03/09/2012

Bald And Beautiful Barbie

South Jersey Woman Urging Mattel To Create ‘Beautiful And Bald Barbie’

A New Jersey woman is using social media with the hopes of influencing Mattel to create a specialized Barbie doll she feels will help children with cancer.

01/12/2012

Police: Pa. Woman Faked Baby’s Illness For Cash

A Pennsylvania woman has turned herself in to face charges she fraudulently obtained thousands in donations by faking a leukemia diagnoses for her baby.

10/05/2011

Penn Team Develops Gene Therapy Breakthrough In Fighting Leukemia

A new gene therapy developed by a team at the University of Pennsylvania shows unprecedented succes in curing leukemia. 

Two of the three patients who received the treatment a year ago are still cancer free.


08/10/2011

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