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Cute Little Leukemia Patient Proposes To Favorite Nurse (WATCH)

Not only did this kid steal the hearts of everyone on the internet with his bold declaration of love, but more importantly he stole the heart of Tall Sarah.

Little Girl With Leukemia Surprised With Princess Room Makeover

When four-year-old Peyton arrived at her home, she wasn’t expecting to see rows of cheerleaders chanting her name or a mini-prince charming placing a...

Boy with Leukemia Given a Disney Room Makeover

A California family whose son was diagnosed with leukemia is thankful for volunteers who spent the week at their home in order to give...

Pro Basketball Team Signs 5-yo Boy w/ Leukemia to One-Day Contract

The Utah Jazz signed 5 year-old JP Gibson, who is suffering from leukemia, to a one-day contract and brought him on the court to...

Approved Leukemia Drug Boosts Immunity Against Many Cancers

A class of drug currently being used to treat leukemia has the unexpected side-effect of boosting immune responses against many different cancers, reports a...

New Pill Helps Leukemia Patients Live Longer

A one-per-day pill that targets cancer-causing mutations has been shown in a recent trial to decrease the risk of death by 57 percent in...
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Another Child in Leukemia Trials Ecstatic Over “Total Remission”

"Avrey Walker is cancer free!!!! A total remission!" her father announced on their Facebook page last week. Avrey was the seventh child to receive an...
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Possible Leukemia Cure Major Medical Breakthrough for Patients

A treatment that genetically alters a patient’s own immune cells to fight cancer has, for the first time, produced remissions in adults with an...
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Possible Leukemia Cure Major Medical Breakthrough for Patients

A treatment that genetically alters a patient’s own immune cells to fight cancer has, for the first time, produced remissions in adults with an...
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In Girl’s Last Hope, Altered Immune Cells Beat Leukemia

It is hard to believe, but last spring Emma, then 6, was near death from leukemia. She had relapsed twice after chemotherapy, and doctors...
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Boy, 8, Donates $1,000 Prize to Toddler With Leukemia

When Wyatt Erber learned about a summer-long scavenger hunt in his town, he went for it. And when he learned the winner would pocket...
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Fewer Kids Dying From Leukemia, Study Shows

Kids with one type of leukemia are living longer than they used to, most likely thanks to new drug combinations that mean fewer patients...
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Scientists Retrain An Immune System to Kill Cancer, Leukemia is Now Gone

A year ago, when chemotherapy stopped working against his leukemia and he had nothing to lose, William Ludwig signed up to be the first...
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‘Huge’ Cancer Breakthrough Cures 2 of 3 Leukemia Patients

A new leukemia treatment has experts buzzing over a possible cure that may one day change cancer treatment forever. The experimental treatment delivered extraordinary...
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Faith-filled Birth Saves Sister From Leukemia (Video)

Both daughters are alive today because the parents had faith that a new baby would turn out to be an unlikely organ match and...
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Grape-Seed Extract Kills Leukemia Cells in Lab

An extract from grape seeds forces laboratory leukemia cells to commit cell suicide, according to researchers from the University of Kentucky. They found that...

Good News in History, June 29

15 years ago today, Randy Johnson became the fourth pitcher in Major League Baseball history to reach 4,000 career strikeouts. In 2004, at the...

Superhero Kids and Families Get Day Away From Cancer at Great America Amusement Park This Mother’s Day

Imagine 500 kids with cancer wearing superhero capes as they explore California’s Great America amusement park in Santa Clara. Well, that’s exactly what will...

Pop Star Grieving His Own Loss Helps 83-Year-Old Widower Check Off Bucket List After Wife’s Death

You may not think an 83-year-old widower would have much in common with a pop star, but an awe-inspiring new video proves otherwise. 27-year-old Louis...

In Groundbreaking First, Doctors Say They Have Cured Several Infants of ‘Bubble Boy’ Disease

Scientists have developed a groundbreaking new gene therapy treatment for infants born with the life-threatening “bubble boy” disease.