Teen In Hospital Battling Leukemia Asks For Fire Company ShirtsAn aspiring firefighter wants to wear a different fire company t-shirt every day while he’s in the hospital battling leukemia.
Ohio Officer Takes Stun Gun to Help Terminally-Ill Teen Fulfill Bucket-ListAt first it was a joke, then Sgt. Doug Bline stepped up and said he would let her shoot him with a stun gun.
Longtime St. Clair County Coroner DiesRick Stone had been battling leukemia for about ten years.
Homeowners Group Relents, OKs Playhouse for Girl with CancerA young girl with leukemia who asked for a playhouse in her backyard, but was denied after a homeowners association blocked it, will get her wish after all.
Washington U. Gets $26M in Leukemia GrantsA St. Louis institution is getting $26 million for research into leukemia. Officials at Siteman Cancer Center at Washington University School of Medicine announced the grants on Thursday.
Local Cancer Research Could Have Effect on TreatmentOne day we may no longer treat cancers according to which organ they hit - like breast cancer or liver cancer - but instead "start defining diseases by their genetic fingerprint."
Watch Carter's Story5-year old Carter was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) when he was 2 years old, and was last year's Light the Night honoree. This week, Carter lost his battle with Leukemia.
Health Advocates Criticize State Report on Weldon SpringThe report outlined leukemia risks near a radioactive waste storage site in St. Charles County.