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Oilers pitcher beats cancer to resume baseball career

...David Diaz, who has overcome Hodgkin's lymphoma to resume his baseball career, does...biopsy and discovered Stage II Hodgkin's lymphoma, a cancer of the lymphatic system...will be 9,050 new cases of Hodgkin's lymphoma this year, and 1,150 deaths from the...
Oilers to host Prostate Cancer Awareness game on July 12 for prostate cancer. But the jersey of Oilers pitcher David Diaz, a Hodgkin's Lymphoma survivor, will also feature a lime ribbon, the color for lymphoma.Many of the jerseys are purchased by players and parents. Gensel said those wishing...
Daniel R. Bailey

...a path of no return. Those choices and his surroundings took away the healthy physical man that we knew and when Stage IV Lymphoma struck in Feb. 2015, he was unable to recover. Daniel was sensitive and had struggles that he hid from his family and the...
Famed Alaskan musher George Attla dies at 81

...passed away Sunday evening. He had been diagnosed with B-cell lymphoma just more than a week ago."It (happened) really in 2009.But after he was diagnosed with B-cell lymphoma, he declined to undergo chemotherapy treatment."They pretty...
Crowd gathers in Fairbanks to remember legendary musher

...News-Miner reported. Attla died Sunday at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. He was recently diagnosed with B-cell lymphoma.Attla was known as the "Huslia Hustler" and was widely considered to be the best sprint sled dog racer ever to compete...
School news

...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, checks...
Ann C. Wilson

...June 9, 2009, in Portland, Ore., of lymphoma. She was 48. Memorial events are planned...She was diagnosed with follicular lymphoma in April 2005. Rather than focusing...passing on June 9. Ann's bout with lymphoma was never easy but she faced her situation...
Letters to the editor

...figure out the big questions in life; just to relieve certain types of pain, and restore appetite (which, since I have had lymphoma I can say really does help the appetite, whereas the drugs they give you for chemo are certainly on the destructive side...
Anderson understands district past, present, future giving up local control. He said he received treatment for a back fusion and his wife underwent chemotherapy for lymphoma at the hospital."I like the fact we have an elected individual to sit on the hospital board to make decisions on my behalf...
School news

...This program is called The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Pennies for Patients. this mission to cure leukemia, lymphoma, and Hodgkin's disease and myeloma...check made payable to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. For further information, please...


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