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Baylor, Texas Children's Cancer Center research helps determine molecular ... - Baylor College of Medicine News

Baylor, Texas Children's Cancer Center research helps determine molecular ...
Baylor College of Medicine News
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Cancer Center have helped to piece together the puzzle that is Langerhans cell histiocytosis, or LCH, reporting the results of a study to characterize the types of genetic mutations that ...


Friday, September 12, 2014 12:20:31 PM

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

Sydney Martin rocks the beach for LCH - Wilmette Life

Sydney Martin rocks the beach for LCH
Wilmette Life
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 ...


Tuesday, September 16, 2014 4:44:41 PM

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

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

Team Super Joey supports funding cure for rare disease - WKRC TV Cincinnati

WKRC TV Cincinnati

Team Super Joey supports funding cure for rare disease
WKRC TV Cincinnati
Joey didn't have growing pains. It turned out he had a condition so rare it's often missed. He had what's called Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis, better known as Histio. As the website for the National Histiocytosis Association shows, it involves the ...


Wednesday, September 24, 2014 8:03:55 PM

Real life 'Red Band Society': Cincinnati Children's patients form bonds - FOX19

Real life 'Red Band Society': Cincinnati Children's patients form bonds
FOX19
It's called Histiocytosis, a disease much like cancer. The only difference is you probably have never heard of it. It is rare disease with no cure and no government funding for research due to its rarity. Family and friends of a young Fort Thomas boy ...


Wednesday, September 17, 2014 6:57:50 PM

Local Kids Struggle With Disease Most Have Never Heard Of - The River City News

Local Kids Struggle With Disease Most Have Never Heard Of
The River City News
Twelve-year-old Joey Holt of Fort Thomas was diagnosed at age 10 with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis. It ate his hip bone away causing him to need a graft, spend months in a wheel chair, live which chronic debilitating pain that keeps him out of school ...


Wednesday, September 03, 2014 8:15:20 AM

Writing from the heart - Hays Daily News

Writing from the heart
Hays Daily News
After several visits to the doctor, she was diagnosed with two life-threatening conditions: Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis and Juvenile Xanthogranuloma. According to a study by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, the conditions rarely occur together.


Wednesday, September 03, 2014 11:20:02 AM

I'm Not Lucky, I'm Blessed - Southeast Missourian

Southeast Missourian

I'm Not Lucky, I'm Blessed
Southeast Missourian
It is called HISTIOCYTOSIS and one form of the disease is HLH. Can you say Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis? You may be able to after reading my book, as it will show you the face of this rapidly fatal disease and make you more aware. There will be a ...


Monday, September 15, 2014 2:01:08 PM

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