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Remission is a wonderful response to leukemia

...bored into my lower backbone and pulled out a small cross-section of marrow.Five years earlier, I had been diagnosed with leukemia. Then a year ago I began monthly chemotherapy sessions, three days a week, with three weeks off to recover. I told you...
Hundreds turn out to bring hope & dollars for Cheyenne's battle with Leukemia

...Soldotna High School graduate Cheyenne Stettler was diagnosed with Leukemia and flown to Seattle for aggressive treatment, her best friends...with Cheyenne's initials in her favorite colors with the Leukemia ribbon logo attached. It was purchased for $450 by Trina...

For the past couple of weeks, I have written about my leukemia and chemotherapy to encourage others who have been diagnosed...especially love the story of Claire, who was diagnosed with leukemia and a tumor when she was one.Her grandmother delineated a...
School news

...purchase. Please join us in the gym, and... bring your kids. Pennies For Patients: Our school will be participating in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's annual fundraiser again this year. We will begin collecting money (any denomination, coins, dollars...
Elisabeth Lura Hallford Bork

...HallfordKasilof resident Elisabeth Lura Hallford, 82, died at home Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014 as a result of complications of leukemia.No services will be held per Elisabeth's request.Elisabeth was born Sept. 13, 1932 in Decatur, Illinois, daughter...
Kelly Wayne Perkins

Soldotna resident, Mr. Kelly Wayne Perkins, 55, died, Sunday, June 20, 2010, of leukemia. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, June 24, at the Soldotna Bible Chapel. Pastor John Rysdyk will officiate. Arrangements were made by Peninsula Memorial Chapel.

...Peyton Manning overcoming four neck surgeries to Adrian Peterson's rebound from a shredded knee to Chuck Pagano's fight with leukemia, this has been the Year of the Comeback in the NFL.A season besmirched by tragedies, replacement officials and a bounty...
John Handley

Nikiski resident John Handley died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, from acute myelogenous leukemia. He was 44. Memorial services will be 7 p.m. Thursday, Mar. 10, at the Lighthouse Community Church in Nikiski. Mr. Handley...
Robert S. Okamoto

...Saturday, Nov. 8, 2008, at the Mayo Clinic, Methodist Hospital in Rochester, Minn., after a short courageous battle with leukemia with his family by his side. He was 70. A memorial service and celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov...
Robert S. Okamoto

...died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2008, at the Mayo Clinic, Methodist Hospital in Rochester, Minn., after a short battle with leukemia and with his family by his side. He was 70. His family will have a ceremony Sunday, Aug. 2, 2009, to spread his ashes...


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