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WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 37

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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 cancer kids in their battle against cancer, and their family to speak out during the Childhood Cancer Awareness month.  TEEN ON CHARITY RUN AFTER BEATING CANCER  Sam Varnam, a 17-year-old teen from Codnor in the UK, is taking on a 10-km obstacle course this month to raise funds for the charity that helped him through his cancer treatment.  In February 2017, Sam was diagnosed with olfactory neuroblastoma, a cancer of the nasal cavity. He spent most of last year in hospital for chemotherapy and surgery before flying to Florida for proton beam therapy, all while doing his GCSEs at Heanor Gate Science College. Now working towards A-levels in media and... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 36

180907 - Weekly Web Review - Week 36
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping children with cancer overcome life-threatening challenges.   HEADING TO HIGH SCHOOL AFTER CANCER  Audrey Anderson, a 12-year-old girl from Australia who was diagnosed with a tumor at the center of her brain when she was only 5, is now a healthy young girl heading to high school next year. When doctors found a tumor in Audrey’s brain, her mother Sue says it flipped their family's perspective of life on its head. Their daughter would die if the tumor was left untreated, but her age and the cancer's location meant that it would be a particularly fragile operation. "We had to pursue some safe-as-possible options to try and make sure that we could preserve... Full article

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WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 35

180831 - Weekly Web Review - Week 35
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is offering hopeful alternatives to cancer patients from all around the world.  PRAYERS ANSWERED FOR LITTLE EVIE Evie Hughes, a 7-year-old schoolgirl from Wales in the UK who underwent brain surgery and months of pioneering treatment in America, has just returned home after being told her tumor has been... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 34

180824 - Weekly Web Review - Week 34
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is giving hope to cancer patients from all over the world.   LITTLE FIGHTER NEEDS SUPPORT Chereez Nel, a 3-year-old girl from Boksburg in South Africa who suffers from stage 3 undifferentiated soft tissue sarcoma, needs help to benefit from specialist proton therapy treatment in the USA.  Chereez was... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 33

180817 - Weekly Web Review - Week 33
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping cancer patients from all over the world overcome life-threatening challenges.   4-YEAR-OLD HEADING TO GERMANY FOR PT Amelia Elphee, a 4-year-old girl from the UK who is fighting against a rare brain tumor, is set to fly abroad for state-of-the-art cancer treatment. Last June, Amelia was... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 29

180720 - Weekly Web Review - Week 29
Check out the latest news about proton therapy: this week, find out how this state-of-the-art treatment modality is helping children with cancer overcome life-threatening challenges.   INSPIRATIONAL YOUNG DANCER Lily Douglas, a 10-year-old girl who has recently returned from a 10-week trip to America where she received proton therapy to eradicate Ewing’s Sarcoma, was the guest star at a dance awards ceremony in... Full article