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High school mascot gets to 'train' with Miles - 9NEWS.com

9NEWS.com

High school mascot gets to 'train' with Miles
9NEWS.com
Last year, Max was diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis, a type of brain cancer. He underwent brain surgery and 27 weeks of chemotherapy. "I eventually learned that it's OK to be sick, but it's also OK to have fun while you're doing it," Max said.


Friday, October 24, 2014 3:50:19 AM

Jacob's Journey: RCS student with cancer surprised by fundraiser, great prognosis - Kingsport Times News

Kingsport Times News

Jacob's Journey: RCS student with cancer surprised by fundraiser, great prognosis
Kingsport Times News
On Oct. 2 Jacob and his family were invited to attend an RCS football game where, at halftime, another presentation was to be made to Relay For Life in Jacob's name of funds raised throughout September as part of Histiocytosis Awareness Month recognition.


Sunday, October 12, 2014 9:10:59 AM

MEDICAL EDGE: Don't discount the pain - FOX 29

FOX 29

MEDICAL EDGE: Don't discount the pain
FOX 29
He had what's called langerhans cell histiocytosis - better known as histio. As the website for the National Histiocytosis Association shows it involves the langerhans - or white blood cells - which normally help the body fight infection. In Joey's ...


Friday, September 26, 2014 9:01:56 PM

Help make Jordan's dream come true - Pontefract and Castleford Express

Pontefract and Castleford Express

Help make Jordan's dream come true
Pontefract and Castleford Express
The youngster, from Fryston, was diagnosed with Langerhans' cell histiocytosis (LCH) – a cancer-like condition which affects children in April last year. It left him in excruciating pain and he was on crutches for 26 weeks. He has to have regular ...


Wednesday, October 08, 2014 6:02:11 AM

Histio survivor to walk in fundraiser - White Bear Press

Histio survivor to walk in fundraiser
White Bear Press
She is working with the Histiocytosis Association to promote awareness for the disease and to share her story. Lerach will participate in the Histio Walk Minnesota this month in White Bear Lake to raise funds for the association. The fundraising goal ...


Wednesday, September 17, 2014 9:23:59 AM

Local family raises awareness of rare disease - Picayune Item

Local family raises awareness of rare disease
Picayune Item
There are a number of rare disorders with almost unpronounceable names and symptoms that are difficult to diagnose. One Picayune woman is campaigning to bring awareness to Histiocytosis, the disorder that claimed the life of her two-year-old grandson.


Thursday, October 09, 2014 8:14:32 AM

Young Wyatt Johnson Loses Fight Against Rare Disease - NorthEscambia.com

NorthEscambia.com

Young Wyatt Johnson Loses Fight Against Rare Disease
NorthEscambia.com
Wyatt Johnson of Century passed away late Wednesday afternoon in Atlanta. He was just two and a half. Wyatt suffered from a rare liver disease – Langerhans cell histiocytosis – that required chemotherapy and would have eventually required a transplant.


Thursday, October 16, 2014 1:36:53 AM

Sydney Martin rocks the beach for LCH - Glencoe News

Sydney Martin rocks the beach for LCH
Glencoe News
The fundraiser had humble beginnings back when Sydney was battling through treatment for LCH, also known simply as histiocytosis. That's when the strikingly asymmetrical rock necklaces she'd made and sold to family members for fun became a way to ...


Wednesday, September 17, 2014 4:38:14 PM

Picayune's sewer lines to be rehabbed - Picayune Item

Picayune's sewer lines to be rehabbed
Picayune Item
To proclaim September and October as Histiocytosis Awareness months. According to histio.org, histiocytic disorders occur when there is an over-production of white blood cells known as histiocytes that can lead to organ damage and tumor formation.


Wednesday, October 08, 2014 8:04:55 AM

5K races scheduled on roads, through mud and over inflatable obstacles this ... - The Post-Standard - syracuse.com

5K races scheduled on roads, through mud and over inflatable obstacles this ...
The Post-Standard - syracuse.com
A 3-mile run/walk will begin at 10 a.m. Proceeds will got to the Histiocytosis Association and to increase awareness about this rare disorder in memory of Rod Dalton, a local resident of died from it. For more, see histio.org/rodsquadrelay. 6. Tully 5K ...


Monday, September 22, 2014 4:16:53 PM

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