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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...
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...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...more aggressive Burkitt's lymphoma is, the more it tends to...showed it was non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, a cancer of the lymphatic...cancer goes, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is one of the less threatening...cancer yet, since Burkitt's lymphomas are known to reappear. Summer...
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...
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...
Schools briefs

...714-8838. Our school is participating in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's national fundraising event, Pennies for Patients...donate to the Alaska & Washington chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The event will last for three weeks, February 3rd...
A 30K day in January for September

...heard of the Center in Mexico from a friend and read about Rick Abbott, Soldotna branch manager for SBS who went to IBC with lymphoma and leukemia and is now cancer free. Saturday, Abbott was also waving signs at traffic in front of Stanley Ford. "When...
School news

...their own mammal and practice what they have learned. Our Student Council is sponsoring a fundraiser for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. The fundraiser, "Pennies for Patients" runs through Wednesday. Students may bring in pennies, nickels, dimes...


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