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Van service provides lift for families dealing with cancer - OCRegister

OCRegister

Van service provides lift for families dealing with cancer
OCRegister
Berenice Garcia and son Jayden, who has cancer, catch a 20-minute ride from Santa Ana to CHOC in Orange via the free service Ride With Emilio. By bus, it would take 90 minutes.NICK AGRO, STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER. BY COURTNEY PERKES / STAFF ...


Tuesday, April 21, 2015 3:59:06 PM

Volunteers and McDonald's help make-a-wish come true for a 6-year-old - fox2now.com

Volunteers and McDonald's help make-a-wish come true for a 6-year-old
fox2now.com
He`s battling a rare blood disorder known langerhans cell histiocytosis or LCH. The disease affects the brain and other organs. Brayden has been going through chemo for over a year. His mother Rachel Wood says the illness won't stop his spunk and love ...


Wednesday, April 15, 2015 11:44:45 PM

From loss, family hopes to educate, help others - Frederick News Post (subscription)

Frederick News Post (subscription)

From loss, family hopes to educate, help others
Frederick News Post (subscription)
The family started a foundation, Hayden's Heroes, to call attention to histiocytosis and raise funds for research. The group has held several events and donated funds to the Histiocytosis Association, local families needing help with medical bills, and ...


Saturday, April 11, 2015 4:34:04 PM

This family fell $50000 into medical debt when their young daughter got sick ... - Business Insider

Business Insider

This family fell $50000 into medical debt when their young daughter got sick ...
Business Insider
Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH) is a childhood cancer that is treated with chemotherapy, which the Jordans' daughter underwent for the next three years — and for her parents, it was nearly as difficult financially as it was emotionally. Scott, who ...


Monday, April 13, 2015 1:04:21 PM

5 things you need to know Monday - Pensacola News Journal

Pensacola News Journal

5 things you need to know Monday
Pensacola News Journal
3. In case you missed it over the weekend, 10-year-old Jacob Knott recently was the recipient of a grand shopping spree thanks to the folks at the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Jacob was diagnosed with a rare cancer known as Langerhans cell histiocytosis ...


Monday, April 06, 2015 9:03:33 AM

Cancer foundation expands to Russell Co. - Great Bend Tribune

Great Bend Tribune

Cancer foundation expands to Russell Co.
Great Bend Tribune
It wasn't long before the organization was contacted about an infant girl, Caroline Harbaugh, in rural Russell County who had been diagnosed with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH). She is the 11-month old daughter of Eric and Lisa Harbaugh. Kans for ...


Tuesday, April 14, 2015 11:25:32 AM

Make-A-Wish treats Jacob Knott like a rock star - Pensacola News Journal

Pensacola News Journal

Make-A-Wish treats Jacob Knott like a rock star
Pensacola News Journal
Jacob was diagnosed with a rare cancer known as Langerhans cell histiocytosis when he was just 2 years old. LCH occurs when the body accumulates too many of a certain type of white blood cell that can build up and form tumors or damage organs.


Saturday, April 04, 2015 10:40:01 PM

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis-Related PH Benefits from Advanced Therapies ... - Pulmonary Hypertension News

Pulmonary Hypertension News

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis-Related PH Benefits from Advanced Therapies ...
Pulmonary Hypertension News
Pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis (PLCH) is a rare disease affecting mostly young smokers, where there is an accumulation of a specific type of antigen-presenting cells — the Langerhans' cells — in the lungs' small airways. A common ...


Thursday, March 05, 2015 8:07:28 AM

Fund Established for Russell Infant - KRSL

Fund Established for Russell Infant
KRSL
A fund has been established for 11-month-old Caroline Harbaugh of rural Russell who was diagnosed with a rare type of cancer, Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH), at the age of five months. She is undergoing treatment at Children's Mercy Hospital in ...


Wednesday, April 01, 2015 11:42:30 AM

PH Due to Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis May Benefit from Common PH Therapy ... - Lung Disease News

PH Due to Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis May Benefit from Common PH Therapy ...
Lung Disease News
Clinical Case-study: A clinical study that focuses on the medical history and outcomes of an individual patient. Langerhans cells: specialized immune cells most often found in the lungs, layers of the skin, and mucosa. Pulmonary Hypertension (PH): a ...


Friday, March 06, 2015 10:32:14 AM

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