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'Magic' between kids, Rhinos at Camp Good Days - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

'Magic' between kids, Rhinos at Camp Good Days
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
That's what Mervis wanted for his daughter. It's why he started this camp. It's his goal for every child who sets foot on the property. "Everyone here is pretty much going through the same thing," Karges says. She has a rare form of Langerhans Cell ...


Sunday, August 02, 2015 3:04:44 PM

Cure quest reflects a ray of hope - Perth Now

Perth Now

Cure quest reflects a ray of hope
Perth Now
They plan to donate the more than $27,000 the community has raised for their son to the Texas Children's Hospital's histiocytosis research. A permanent fundraising page will also be set up with The Histio CURE Foundation, which, with the hospital, aims ...


Sunday, July 12, 2015 12:15:37 PM

Officers shave heads for kids with cancer - The San Diego Union-Tribune

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Officers shave heads for kids with cancer
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Derek, who starts first grade at El Toyon School this year, was diagnosed in 2010 with histiocytosis, a rare blood disorder that caused a tumor to grow in his skull. His mother, Jacquelyn Juarez, 27, said the chemotherapy treatments left her son ...


Thursday, July 23, 2015 6:52:22 PM

Combination of cladribine, cytarabine improves survival for children with LCH - Healio

Combination of cladribine, cytarabine improves survival for children with LCH
Healio
The combination of cladribine and cytarabine conferred high survival rates among children with high-risk, risk organ-positive Langerhans cell histiocytosis, according to findings from an international phase 2 study.


Tuesday, July 28, 2015 6:38:49 AM

Athens girl's desire to be a Zoologist honored - Athens Daily Review

Athens girl's desire to be a Zoologist honored
Athens Daily Review
Monarch Utilities, a subsidiary of SouthWest Water Company, is collaborating with Make-A-Wish North Texas to grant the wish of 8-year-old Magen from Athens who has Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis. On Friday, July 24, at 6 p.m., Make-A-Wish will host a ...


Monday, July 20, 2015 6:06:34 PM

Carter, Wroble itching to play after sitting out 2014 game - SaukValley.com

SaukValley.com

Carter, Wroble itching to play after sitting out 2014 game
SaukValley.com
About 7 months ago, Lilah was diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis, a disease in which too many white blood cells are produced, and are eradicated with chemotherapy-like treatments. For the first 8 weeks of her treatment, she went once a week ...


Saturday, July 25, 2015 12:54:31 AM

Monarch helps make a wish come true - Tyler Morning Telegraph

Monarch helps make a wish come true
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Monarch Utilities partnered with Make-A-Wish North Texas to make an 8-year-old girl's dreams come true on Friday. Magen, of Athens, has Langerhans cell histiocytosis, a type of disorder that causes the body to overproduce Langerhans cells, which are ...


Sunday, July 26, 2015 12:55:00 AM

Lancashire mum left lonely after death of son advertises for friends on Facebook - Daily Mail

Daily Mail

Lancashire mum left lonely after death of son advertises for friends on Facebook
Daily Mail
Mikayla MacMillan, 28, lost her 17-month-old son Max last April to a rare cancer-like condition called Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis, just weeks after being given the all clear. Since the shock loss, she has felt increasingly isolated and lonely while ...
Grieving young mum advertises for new friends after death of toddler son - and ...
Grieving Mikayla Macmillan stunned by Facebook response to her plea for friends
Young Mom Devastated By The Death Of Her Toddler Son Advertises For Friends On ...


Friday, July 17, 2015 9:13:29 AM

News from St. Francois County Raceway - Daily Journal Online

Daily Journal Online

News from St. Francois County Raceway
Daily Journal Online
For those who don't know Braxton, he was recently diagnosed with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis, which is a rare cancer-like disease which is treated by weekly chemotherapy and steroids. What an awesome young man full of life and fun, and we were so ...


Tuesday, July 21, 2015 10:24:27 PM

Review Explores Cigarette Smoking's Impact on Idiopathic Interstitial Lung ... - Lung Disease News

Review Explores Cigarette Smoking's Impact on Idiopathic Interstitial Lung ...
Lung Disease News
Specifically, the researchers explored the mechanisms of smoking-related lung damage in pulmonary Langerhan's cell histiocytosis, smoking-related interstitial fibrosis, combined pulmonary fibrosis, emphysema syndrome and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.


Wednesday, July 15, 2015 6:37:29 AM

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