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Bowie family enters charity race to express gratitude - Bowie Blade ... - CapitalGazette.com



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Bowie family enters charity race to express gratitude - Bowie Blade ... 
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The McAllisters will participate in Saturday's Every Child 5K Run/Walk to benefit Children's National Health System. Chase, now 5, was treated there for kidney ...

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Sounders players rally to support fan's Scarves Fighting Cancer campaign - MLSsoccer.com



Sounders players rally to support fan's Scarves Fighting Cancer campaign 
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Shortly after that match, O'Connell's own daughter Jane, now age four, was diagnosed with Stage IV Wilms tumor. ?Through meeting Zach, and then meeting their family friend,? she recalls, ?that prepared me so much for the road that laid ahead for us.?.

 


Dustan Colyer, champion for childhood cancer survivors, dies at 23 ... - MLive.com



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Dustan Colyer, champion for childhood cancer survivors, dies at 23 ... 
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KALAMAZOO, MI -- Dustan Colyer, a Plainwell resident who made it a mission to brighten lives for fellow pediatric cancer survivors through his foundation, DC ...

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Kyrene blood drive inspired by two boys with cancer - Ahwatukee Foothills News



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Kyrene blood drive inspired by two boys with cancer 
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Jackson Dupps' parents, Kelli and Greg, said their son, diagnosed with a Stage 2 Wilms tumor in January 2013, required blood and platelets at various points throughout his treatments. ?His five-year mark out of treatment will be December of 2018,? she ...

 


Realtor Paula McDaniel Helps Raise Money For Sick Child, Shafer Daves - The Chattanoogan



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Realtor Paula McDaniel Helps Raise Money For Sick Child, Shafer Daves 
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The syndrome is caused by a genetic mutation that includes chronic kidney disease leading to failure by age three, kidney cancer (known as Wilms' Tumor) in many cases, and other difficulties. Shafer's kidney function declined rapidly due to End Stage ...

 


Jacey's Race honored as top business - Bonner County Daily Bee



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Jacey's Race honored as top business 
Bonner County Daily Bee
Jacey's Race started when four year old Jacelyn (Jacey) Lawson was diagnosed with a Stage IV Wilm's Tumor. The community rallied around her and her family and founded Jacey's Race, a non-profit organization that helps kids with cancer or other life ...

 


Ashland will Go Gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness | News ... - Wahoo Newspaper



Ashland will Go Gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness | News ... 
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ASHLAND ? Unfortunately, Gabe Payson is not the only Ashland area child who has battled cancer.

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A year removed from Stage 4 cancer, John Little is an inspiration to Geneva's football team - The Times



A year removed from Stage 4 cancer, John Little is an inspiration to Geneva's football team 
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It was the first time the doctors there had seen a Wilms' tumor in an adult, so they developed a custom plan for Little, adjusting the normal treatment for an adult's body. Little was confident and ready to fight. ?It gave me better hope that I would ...

 


Dustan Colyer's spirit, his DC Strong foundation to live on after him - MLive.com



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Dustan Colyer's spirit, his DC Strong foundation to live on after him 
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Colyer, a 2012 graduate of Plainwell High School, was six years old when he was diagnosed with Wilms' tumor, a rare form of kidney cancer that affects children. He fought the disease for nearly 17 years and was cancer free for a time in elementary school.

 


SELLAS and Merck Plan Phase 1/2 Trial of Galinpepimut-S and Keytruda in Five Cancers - Immuno-Oncology News



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SELLAS and Merck Plan Phase 1/2 Trial of Galinpepimut-S and Keytruda in Five Cancers 
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It targets the Wilms tumor-1 (WT1) protein present in a number of tumors. A peptide is a component of a protein. Researchers will evaluate a combination of galinpepimut-S and Merck's Keytruda as a treatment for five blood and solid cancers. Keytruda is ...