Princess Alexis’ Wish Comes True

Soon after her 3rd birthday, Alexis was diagnosed with leukemia. It began when she was sent home from daycare with a fever. Angela, her mother, noticed Alexis seemed tired and pale. Once doctors noticed tiny red spots on Alexis’ skin, they ran a few tests and discovered Alexis had Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. It’s been nearly […]

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Researchers Identify Gene Mutation That Raises Risk Of Nerve Damage in Leukaemia Patients Using Vincristine

Important research from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital regarding the use of the anti-cancer drug Vincristine, often used for treating Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (ALL)   Researchers from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital have identified the first genetic variation that is associated with increased risk and severity of peripheral neuropathy following treatment with a widely used anti-cancer drug. Investigators also […]

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Precision Medicine Study Reveals New Subtype of Childhood Leukaemia

New hope for Childhood Leukaemia? Research being done at UC San Francisco, MD Anderson Cancer Center and Oregon Health & Science University is very encouraging… A new study of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a blood cancer that primarily affects young children, has revealed that the disease has two distinct subtypes, and provides preliminary evidence that about 13 percent […]

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Farad’s Frames ~ For Sale!

Farads Hussain is making and selling these absolutely BEAUTIFUL picture frames. Farads says that he does not only want to make Islamic frames, but wants to make frames for all religious groups and has somebody that will be helping him to make frames with Christian pictures too. Little Fighters Cancer Trust would really appreciate it […]

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