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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 cancer patients retake control over their lives. A FAMILY’S CANCER BATTLE  Gemma Edgar and 3-year-old Noah, a mom and son from Colchester in the UK who have both battled cancer, performed ribbon cutting at new ‘Vision Express at Tesco’ as representatives of the Childhood Eye Cancer Trust (CHECT). Gemma was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor in October 2014, just 8 weeks after the birth of her second son, Noah. She had emergency surgery the next day, followed by weeks of radiotherapy. A year later, Noah was diagnosed with retinoblastoma, a rare and aggressive form of eye cancer affecting babies and children aged under six. He needed surgery to... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 23

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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 patients from all over the world the opportunity to reach their full potential.  RAISING FUNDS FOR LITTLE JOSEPHINE When 2-year-old Josephine Seymour suddenly started being sick last November, her parents thought the toddler just had a stomach bug, but the reality was much worse. Josephine... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 22

180601 - Weekly Web Review - Week 22
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.   5-YEAR-OLD SENT TO FLORIDA BY NHS FOR PT Skye Brierley, a 5-year-old girl from Blackpool in the UK, was sent by the NHS to Florida for 31 rounds of proton therapy to treat an inoperable fist-sized rhabdomyosarcoma, a cancer that... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 19

180511 - Weekly Web Review - Week 19
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... 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.... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 17

180420 - Weekly Web Review - Week 17
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

180413 - 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 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

180413 - 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 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

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 13

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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. CHILD FIGHTING BRAIN TUMOR AS STORMTROOPER Evan Cornett, a 2nd grader suffering from a brain tumor, is one of the first to benefit from the efforts of Hannah Heimos, a child life specialist who created a program painting radiation masks... 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 helping children with cancer fight against their life-threatening disease.  RAISING FUNDS FOR BODIE Bodie McNulty, a 2-year-old girl who needs proton therapy for her brain tumor, has been refused funding by the NHS. Her parents have launched a desperate appeal to fund the potentially life-saving treatment.... Full article
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