FDNY Firefighter Meets Bone Marrow Donation RecipientMichael McCauley's marrow was a perfect match for former Marine Aaron Faulkner, of Pittsburgh, who is suffering from leukemia
Stranger Donates Stem Cells In Hopes Of Curing New York Woman With LeukemiaA New York woman battling leukemia was especially grateful this Thanksgiving, as she credited the kindness of a total stranger with helping save her life.
Ohio Man Travels To NJ To Meet Bone Marrow Donor Who Saved His LifeBoth men said they wanted the public to know the benefits of donating bone marrow, and so they brought their message to the Walk for Life event at Saddle River County Park.
Schwartz: Looking To Give Cancer The Red Card Eskandarian has accomplished a lot in soccer. But his effort in the fight against cancer makes him a true winner. Please join him and his team in their efforts to “Give Cancer The Red Card."
Dr. Max Gomez: Gene Therapy Could Be Lifesaver For Cancer PatientsA study released on Wednesday, found that modified T-cells achieved complete remission in 88 percent of advanced leukemia patients treated.
Leukemia Research Donation Jar Swiped From Long Island 7-ElevenA donation jar for cancer research was stolen from the counter of a 7-Eleven in Lindenhurst, Long Island.
Health Department Investigating Possible Hudson Valley Cancer ClusterIn all, six kids who live in the small town of Highland in Ulster County have been diagnosed with childhood cancers in the past 20 months.
City, Parents Of Cancer Kids Reach $12M Settlement Over Bronx LandfillPelham Bay landfill was eventually designated a federal Superfund site. Twelve children who lived nearby developed cancer -- three of whom died.
Valerie Fund Holds Camp Happy Times For Young Cancer PatientsAmong the Valerie Fund's programs is Camp Happy Times, a summer camp for current and former patients to get away and spend time with other survivors. 23-year-old cancer survivor Lashikeerah Walker spoke with Metaxas about the camp.
From Intensive Care To The Prom, Teen Faced Death Several Times During Battle With LeukemiaAt the beginning of the school year Nicole was diagnosed with leukemia and suffered several near fatal medical setbacks including a run in with sepsis, two strokes, organ failure, and paralysis.
Local Teen Cancer Survivor Inspiring Others After 'Miracle' RecoveryA 16-year-old is celebrating her stunning recovery from cancer, chemotherapy, two strokes and that's not all.
Queens Teen Hopes To Become Leukemia And Lymphoma Society's Youngest Woman Of The YearAt just 15-years-old, Lisette Watters of South Ozone Park has already spent more than a decade helping in the battle against leukemia.