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Amelia Davies, from Cardiff - WalesOnline

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Amelia Davies, from Cardiff
WalesOnline
Amelia, who lives in St Fagans, was diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH), a rare disease, similar to cancer which attacks her immune system. Langerhans cells are a type of white blood cell that normally help the body fight infection. But ...


Saturday, June 28, 2014 1:00:52 AM

'Her wish was truly granted': Severely ill Amelia Davies sent on dream holiday ... - WalesOnline

WalesOnline

'Her wish was truly granted': Severely ill Amelia Davies sent on dream holiday ...
WalesOnline
The family of a courageous five-year-old who has battled a rare illness for the past two years have thanked a charity for sending them on a “dream” holiday. Amelia Davies, from St Fagans, Cardiff, was diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis in ...


Wednesday, July 09, 2014 1:48:32 AM

EXCHANGE: Teen journeys for rare cancer treatment - Washington Times

EXCHANGE: Teen journeys for rare cancer treatment
Washington Times
Diagnosed with a rare disease at age 2, she's spent her adolescence dealing with the neurodegenerative effects of Langerhans cell histiocytosis and an accompanying 10 months of chemotherapy. The long-term effects of the disease include hearing loss and ...


Wednesday, July 02, 2014 5:25:35 AM

Fun day for cash for Kelly - Thurrock Gazette

Thurrock Gazette

Fun day for cash for Kelly
Thurrock Gazette
Kelly Murray, 32, pictured, formerly from South Ockendon, but now living in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, has Langerhans cell histiocytosis 12 years ago, which causes abormal cells to spread around the body. In January, doctors told the mother-of-two she'd ...


Thursday, July 17, 2014 1:05:42 AM

Baby boy winning his battle against rare blood disease dies within 24 hours of ... - Daily Mail

Daily Mail

Baby boy winning his battle against rare blood disease dies within 24 hours of ...
Daily Mail
When he was just five months old Max Moment was diagnosed with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis - a rare blood cell disease which affects around 50 children a year and leads to painful sores all over the body. It began as a red dotted rash and he was ...


Wednesday, July 09, 2014 11:26:05 AM

Grieving East Lancs mum pays tribute to baby who fought to the very end - Burnley and Pendle Citizen

Burnley and Pendle Citizen

Grieving East Lancs mum pays tribute to baby who fought to the very end
Burnley and Pendle Citizen
A GRIEVING mother has paid tribute to her 'inspiring' baby who died from an infection while having chemotherapy for a rare disease. Max James Moment was just 17-months-old when he passed away after battling against langerhans cell histiocytosis, ...


Thursday, July 10, 2014 7:05:54 AM

Bullies picking on disabled - Wairarapa Times-Age

Bullies picking on disabled
Wairarapa Times-Age
Mr Knighton knows what it's like to experience discrimination. At 9 months old, he was diagnosed with langerhans cell histiocytosis, a rare form of cancer, and was given chemotherapy. The chemotherapy left him with frontal lobe damage, and he developed ...


Wednesday, July 02, 2014 3:14:31 PM

Maryland Ensemble Theatre Presents ELEEMOSYNARY Today - Broadway World

Maryland Ensemble Theatre Presents ELEEMOSYNARY Today
Broadway World
Tim's wife and an actress in the show Lia Seltzer elaborated, "Tim and I have never heard of Histiocytosis, until now, when one of our MET family members is directly affected. Seeing the impact this disease has on the family, and countless families is ...


Monday, July 07, 2014 7:37:30 PM

New and veteran Darien cyclists ride for Pan-Mass Challenge - The Darien News

New and veteran Darien cyclists ride for Pan-Mass Challenge
The Darien News
Hinz was diagnosed with neuroblastoma and Langerhans cell histiocytosis, one of the most common cancers in infants, at the age of 8 months. Since being diagnosed, Hinz has undergone numerous procedures and chemotherapy treatments. Since May 30 ...


Thursday, July 03, 2014 9:46:35 AM

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