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Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia

Knocking Out ALL

Medical Discovery News | Posted 06.28.2016 | Science
Medical Discovery News

By Drs. David Niesel and Norbert Herzog Every now and then things go right, really, really right. In an immunotherapy clinical trial, 27 of the 29 l...

Cancer Research Progress Spotlights Cruel Irony

Deborah J. Cornwall | Posted 06.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Deborah J. Cornwall

To hear the words "cancer" and "cure" in the same sentence from experienced cancer researchers is both breathtaking and unexpected. Researchers and top oncologists are usually cautious to a fault.

What Not To Say To A Mom Whose Daughter Is Battling Cancer

Erin Smith | Posted 05.19.2012 | Parents
Erin Smith

If you are someone who says the wrong thing or lacks a "filter," please take a moment to consider your words before impulsively uttering them to a mother or child fighting for their life.

Ways To Take Action On World Cancer Day

Posted 02.04.2012 | Impact

Last year alone saw an estimated 1,596,670 new cancer diagnoses and 571,950 cancer-related deaths, the Cancer Journal for Clinicians reports. But t...

Child Cancer Survivor Donates Birthday Money In Honor Of Joe Paterno

Posted 02.02.2012 | Impact

Right before his third birthday, Dylan Moser was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Now Moser, 12-years-old and in remission, is celebrat...

Courtney Wolfe, Teen Leukemia Patient, Hopes To Build Children's Cancer Center

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Courtney Wolfe is a 14-year-old leukemia patient with more than a year of treatment still to go. Through her experiences, Courtney realized that patie...