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WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 16

170421 - Weekly Web Review - Week 16
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping young patients from all over the world in their fight against cancer and reuniting families. TWO BROTHERS RECOVERING FROM BRAIN TUMORS Aaron and Andrew Eunice, 2 brothers from Georgia of respectively 10 and 9 years old, are recovering from treatment after they were both diagnosed with a rare type of brain tumor called craniopharyngioma.  The two boys were diagnosed with brain tumors less than 6 months ago. These diagnoses came within a few weeks of each other, and not only is this type of tumor rare, it's even more unusual that it happened to two brothers. According to Dr Aldana, their neurosurgeon at Wolfson Children's Hospital, there are a couple ways... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 15

170414 - Weekly Web Review - Week 15
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping patients from all over the world in their fight against cancer. TWO BRAIN TUMORS FOUND DURING EYE EXAM Summer Wrigley, 8-year-old, was rushed into surgery after two brain tumors were found during a routine eye exam. She had 95% of the tumors removed, but she may need proton therapy if they start growing back. Summer underwent surgery one day after the tumors were found, to remove one and half of the other. Her mom Amie said: "It was a grade I tumor which means that it wasn't cancerous, but she may still need some chemotherapy to get rid of the cells left over. We have been told the chemotherapy could last around 18 months. Summer has been really brave.”... Full article

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WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 14

170407 - Weekly Web Review - Week 14
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping young patients in their battle against cancer and giving hope to their families.   LIFE-SAVING TREATMENT FOR BRAVE MOLLY  Molly Fleming, a brave 4-year-old girl from Beech Hill in the UK who was diagnosed with a rare and aggressive form of brain cancer called ependymoma, is set to fly to the... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 13

170331 - Weekly Web Review - Week 13
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping patients from all over the world in their fight against cancer. SOLDIER WITH BRAIN TUMOR MARRYING HIS LOVE Cai Keehan, a 32-year-old ex-soldier who was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor, is set to marry the love of his life a year after being told by doctors he would not survive long... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 12

170324 - Weekly Web Review - Week 12
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is arousing generosity among communities from all over the world.  RALLYING TO HELP FUND YOUNG BOY'S TREATMENT Henry Crisp, an 8-year-old boy from the UK facing a second fight with cancer after the return of a brain tumor he had removed when he was only 10 months old, will soon head to the USA for proton... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 11

170317 - Weekly Web Review - Week 11
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is raising generosity among people from all over, and giving young cancer patients a new shot at life.   FUNDRAISER FOR FORMER PUPIL'S CANCER TREATMENT Grace Adeyemo, 12, was diagnosed with a brain tumor called craniopharyngioma last July. Her former primary school in Morden, UK are fundraising to pay... Full article