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WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 24

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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 of all ages and all parts of the world take back control of their life.   BRAIN CANCER BOY GETS SURPRISE FROM POLICE Jake Honig, a 7-year-old boy from New Jersey who has been fighting cancer since he was 2, has earned his own place in the Howell Townwhip police force, who surprised him with his own motorcycle and more. Jake has been battling Ewing sarcoma since he was diagnosed with a brain tumor at age 2. He was treated with surgery, chemotherapy and proton therapy and completed treatment when he was 3 years old. He has been in remission since. He has long been fascinated with the police according to Howell Township Police Chief Andrew J.... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 23

170609 - Weekly Web Review - Week 23
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping young cancer sufferers through their illness and giving hope to their families. BRAVE BOY UNDERGOES 10-HOUR SURGERY George Woodall, a 4-year-old from Redhill in England, was diagnosed with an extremely rare form of cancer in November. He underwent a risky 10-hour operation last Thursday to remove the tumor placed near the base of his spine. The operation has left George with a hole in his back and very vulnerable to infections that could be fatal in his weakened condition, but he appears to be recovering. He is likely to require a wheelchair for the next few years while he recovers his ability to walk. However he is expected to develop scoliosis due to... Full article

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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 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... 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 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... Full article

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

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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 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

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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 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

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 10

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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 young patients fight cancer and is giving hope to their families. HIGH HOPES FOR 3-YEAR OLD WITH CANCER 3-year-old Payton was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma after her parents thought she had stuck something up her nose: they took her to the paediatrician, who sent them to an ENT specialist.... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 9

170303 - Weekly Web Review - Week 9
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is giving hope to cancer patients with limited treatment options.  PT FOR TEENAGER WITH EWING’S SARCOMA Connor Wood, a 14-year-old boy who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer before Christmas, is to fly to the US for potentially life-saving treatment. His friends and family are raising money to... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 8

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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 improving quality of life during and after cancer treatment.  STUDENT WITH INOPERABLE CANCER GETS ALL-CLEAR Sam Williams, a 23-year-old student from the UK who was diagnosed with an inoperable tumor, has been given the all-clear after just 7 weeks of proton therapy. Back in 2015, Sam was given the... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 7

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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 from all over the world and is becoming available in new countries.  SOPHIE TO HELP SHAPE PIONEERING TREATMENT Sophie Vohra, a 25-year-old PHD student from York whose life was saved by groundbreaking cancer treatment in America, is helping shape a new service offering the same... Full article
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