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WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 19

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Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is giving hope to patients battling against cancer.  MOTHER RECEIVING PROTON THERAPY Hauli Gray, a mother from Oklahoma who has been fighting breast cancer for almost a year, has recently received a bit of good news, as the ProCure Proton Therapy Center has decided to cover the costs of her specialist treatment.  Hauli has already undergone multiple treatments, including surgery. “Not only did I lose a breast, that’s a part of me that’s gone forever. And, it’s trying to get over that. You almost want to feel shame because it was like you were whole and now you’re not,” she said. She now needs radiation therapy to complete her treatment. Her doctors... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 18

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Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is raising the generosity of communities to help patients overcome cancer.  YOUNG DAD RECEIVING CANCER DIAGNOSIS Zachary Rizutto from Southwest Florida welcomed his daughter Roxanne with his wife Melissa a little less than a year ago, but just a few months after her birth, he got an unexpected diagnosis. After experiencing minor blackouts, Zachary went for an MRI and doctors located a brain tumor. A biopsy confirmed their worst fears: it was cancer. A surgeon was able to remove most of the tumor, but cancerous cells remained in portions of his brain crucial to his vision and memory. Oncologists recommended proton therapy to directly target and eradicate those cells... Full article

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WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 17

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Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is raising people's awareness and motivation to save children fighting cancer.  STAYING POSITIVE TO BEAT CANCER Back in November 2017, Gavin Snowhite, a teenager from Jupiter in Florida, just wasn’t feeling well and didn’t want to get out of bed, which was completely uncharacteristic for the active... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 16

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Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping children with cancer overcome life-threatening challenges.  COMPLETING PT WITH SUPRISES Hudson Brown, a 5-year-old from Michigan in the US who was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, has just celebrated the completion of his 30 proton therapy treatments and was treated to a surprise "Transformers"... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 15

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Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping patients with cancer overcome life-threatening challenges.  COMPLETING PT FOR RARE CANCER When Tracy Clifford, 58-year-old, was diagnosed with chordoma, he had no idea of the 2,400 mile journey he'd be undertaking on his way to Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, for proton therapy. Tracy was... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 14

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Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is giving hope in the future to patients struggling with cancer.  RAISING FUNDS FOR BOY’S OVERSEAS TREATMENT Harry Addy, a 7-year-old boy from the UK suffering from a spinal cord tumor, needs specialist proton therapy overseas. As the treatment is not available on the NHS, his family are desperately... Full article