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WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 15

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Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping patients from all over the world in their fight against cancer. TWO BRAIN TUMORS FOUND DURING EYE EXAM Summer Wrigley, 8-year-old, was rushed into surgery after two brain tumors were found during a routine eye exam. She had 95% of the tumors removed, but she may need proton therapy if they start growing back. Summer underwent surgery one day after the tumors were found, to remove one and half of the other. Her mom Amie said: "It was a grade I tumor which means that it wasn't cancerous, but she may still need some chemotherapy to get rid of the cells left over. We have been told the chemotherapy could last around 18 months. Summer has been really brave.”... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 14

170407 - Weekly Web Review - Week 14
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping young patients in their battle against cancer and giving hope to their families.   LIFE-SAVING TREATMENT FOR BRAVE MOLLY  Molly Fleming, a brave 4-year-old girl from Beech Hill in the UK who was diagnosed with a rare and aggressive form of brain cancer called ependymoma, is set to fly to the USA for proton therapy.  Molly was diagnosed after she started suffering from severe headaches, lethargy and foggy eyesight. She was rushed to the hospital, where a scan revealed a brain tumor. A biopsy quickly revealed a cancerous tumor and the only treatment option was a flight to either Jacksonville in Florida or Oklahoma for proton beam therapy. “The rare and... Full article

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WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 13

170331 - Weekly Web Review - Week 13
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping patients from all over the world in their fight against cancer. SOLDIER WITH BRAIN TUMOR MARRYING HIS LOVE Cai Keehan, a 32-year-old ex-soldier who was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor, is set to marry the love of his life a year after being told by doctors he would not survive long... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 12

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Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is arousing generosity among communities from all over the world.  RALLYING TO HELP FUND YOUNG BOY'S TREATMENT Henry Crisp, an 8-year-old boy from the UK facing a second fight with cancer after the return of a brain tumor he had removed when he was only 10 months old, will soon head to the USA for proton... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 11

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Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is raising generosity among people from all over, and giving young cancer patients a new shot at life.   FUNDRAISER FOR FORMER PUPIL'S CANCER TREATMENT Grace Adeyemo, 12, was diagnosed with a brain tumor called craniopharyngioma last July. Her former primary school in Morden, UK are fundraising to pay... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 10

170310 - Weekly Web Review - Week 10
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping young patients fight cancer and is giving hope to their families. HIGH HOPES FOR 3-YEAR OLD WITH CANCER 3-year-old Payton was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma after her parents thought she had stuck something up her nose: they took her to the paediatrician, who sent them to an ENT specialist.... Full article