Helen's Story – Retinoblastoma Part 2

  Hey There, Helen and mommy Siobahn here again – today we are going to continue with “Helen’s Story” because we want everyone out there to know about Childhood Cancer and about my cancer, Retinoblastoma. Now that the problem had been diagnosed as Retinoblastoma, things moved along very quickly. The diagnosis was made on the Thursday […]

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Helen's Story – Retinoblastoma Part 1

  Hi, my name is Helen and my mommy and I would like to share my story with you so that more people can get to know about Childhood Cancer; in this case specifically Retinoblastoma. Retinoblastoma is a type of eye cancer that develops in the light-sensitive lining of the eye, called the retina, and can occur […]

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Ethnic, Racial & Socioeconomic Disparities in Retinoblastoma in Children

Ethnic, racial and socioeconomic disparities appear to exist among children with retinoblastoma, a once uniformly fatal but now treatable eye cancer, and those disparities are associated with greater risks for advanced disease and undergoing enucleation (removal of the eye), according to an article published online by JAMA Pediatrics. Retinoblastoma is a rare childhood cancer with […]

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