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Osteosarcoma

We Could All Learn A Thing Or Two From Our Latest Style Crush, Mama Càx

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 07.16.2015 | Style

Allow us to introduce you to Cacsmy Brutus, our latest style crush. The 25-year-old Brooklynite, who prefers to be called Mama Cà...

The Lord Of The Rings: My Survival Guide To Cancer

Nina Lutz | Posted 01.05.2015 | Impact
Nina Lutz

After my diagnosis, I felt my own fellowship form. My parents came together to do their best to protect me; they protected me from germs, infections, depression, and loneliness. My best friend and sister provided levity in a dark time much like Merry and Pippin. I met another cancer survivor who proved to be a great guide on my journey, showing me the path to recovery.

Overcoming Adversity, a Step at a Time

Jay Scott | Posted 11.02.2014 | Impact
Jay Scott

What does taking a single step mean to you? Did you walk to work this morning, or simply walk to the car to drive to work? Did you walk to the kitchen to grab coffee or take the dog for a walk around the block?

Growing Pains vs. Cancer: Why You Should Take Your Kid's Knee Pain Seriously

Dr. Joseph Horrigan | Posted 07.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Joseph Horrigan

Osteosarcoma is a very malignant process. It spreads fast and can have severe consequences. While the management of osteosarcoma is improving, this cancer -- if not caught in time -- often requires radical intervention to save the child's life.

Words of Wisdom From My Daughter: 'I Believe in Miracles'

Jay Scott | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Jay Scott

I'm not here to tell you about a miracle that saved my daughter's life; instead of I'm here to tell you about the miracle that was her life, and how her 8 ½ years of life have left an enduring impact on the lives of other children battling cancers.

Zach Sobiech: You Were a Huge Inspiration in Your Short Life

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 07.21.2013 | Impact
Bonnie Fuller

You were determined to express yourself in your last months through music, writing and recording, the song "Clouds," in order to say goodbye to your family, your friends, your girlfriend and to inspire others to not fear death.

Teen Musician With Cancer's Incredible Accomplishment (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Krystie Yandoli | Posted 02.07.2013 | Teen

When 17-year-old Zach Sobiech -- a high school student diagnosed with a terminal form of cancer -- wrote a song to say good-bye to his friends and fam...

The Incredible Way This Teen Said Goodbye (VIDEO)

Posted 12.18.2012 | Teen

After 17-year-old Zach Sobiech was diagnosed with osteosarcoma -- a cancerous bone tumor that most commonly develops in children -- he learned that he...

New Cancer Therapy Options for Animals: CyberKnife Radiation

Dr. Richard Palmquist | Posted 08.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Richard Palmquist

Improvements in medical care for animals and people are advancing at a dizzying rate. As more research is funded, we are discovering things that benefit both ends of the leash, and that makes the practice of medicine more challenging and interesting.

Lucas Kavner

You've Never Been To A Prom Like This

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 08.27.2011 | Impact

Marta Belcher probably has a lot more on her plate than the average rising senior at the University of California, Berkeley. Ambitious and extremely w...

Inspiring: Violinist Plays On After Losing Shoulder To Cancer

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Joe Ginem was 15 and a budding violinist when pain in his arm and shoulder prompted a shocking diagnosis: Osteosarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer. ...