'We're going to take her home': Ashley Cain shares update on baby's cancer
Ashley Cain and his partner Safiyya Vorajee have exhausted their options to treat daughter Azalyia's leukemia.
9 days ago - NBC News
Diet, Exercise, Chemo can Make Young Leukemia Patients Live Longer
Children's Hospital Los Angeles study finds risk of detectable cancer cells decreased by 70% after one month of treatment in patients with ALL. Changing diet and exercise makes...
16 days ago - Medindia Health
Changing diet and exercise can make chemotherapy more effective In youth with leukemia
Overweight children and adolescents receiving chemotherapy for treatment of leukemia are less successful battling the disease compared to their lean peers.
17 days ago - News Medical
Stem cell transplants offer long-term benefits for pediatric cancer patients receiving immunotherapy
Children and young adults who receive CAR T-cell therapy for the most common childhood cancer - acute lymphoblastic leukemia - suffer remarkably fewer relapses and are far more...
17 days ago - News Medical - 4 articles
Modest dietary changes and exercise can improve survival outcomes for young people with leukemia
In some cancers, including leukemia in children and adolescents, obesity can negatively affect survival outcomes. Obese young people with leukemia are 50% more likely to...
17 days ago - News Medical - 4 articles
Study reveals reason behind high risk of leukemia in children with Down syndrome
Children with Down syndrome are 20-times more likely to develop acute lymphocytic leukemia and 150-times more likely to develop acute myeloid leukemia compared to their typical...
18 days ago - News Medical
FDA approves Vyxeos for secondary acute myeloid leukemia in children
The FDA expanded the approval of daunorubicin and cytarabine to include the treatment of children aged at least 1 year with newly diagnosed therapy-related acute myeloid...
18 days ago - Healio
Risk Factors Predict Graft Failure in Pediatric Acute Leukemia Patients
Researchers have developed a predictive score for the risk of graft failure in patients with acute leukemia who undergo allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation with...
24 days ago - Medscape
What To Do When Life Hands You A Sh*t Cake: Advice From Aspen's Parents
From the moment of conception, as potential parents, we worry. The list is long, too: what may go wrong over the next nine months or so is a thought that never quite leaves us...
30 days ago - Scary Mommy
Leukemia Risk in a Cohort of 3.9 Million Children With and Without Down Syndrome
To assess leukemia risks among children with Down syndrome in a large, contemporary cohort.
1 month ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
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Gastro outbreaks hit hundreds of Victorian childcare centres
The state's Health Department has confirmed what many parents and carers already knew - rates of gastroenteritis are unseasonably high.
Texting Is Not Ruining Language - It's Evolving It
I'm old enough to remember the debate about whether or not it was appropriate to use the word “ text ” as a verb. “How are we supposed to conjugate it into the past tense?”...
Man allegedly uploaded abuse material, owned ‘child-like sex doll'
The report to police from the US indicated a person, believed to be in Queensland, was uploading child abuse material using a Google account.
6 Benefits Of Online Counseling To A Child's Mental Health
HealthStatus 6 Benefits Of Online Counseling To A Child's Mental Health Nowadays, almost everything is conducted online. From buying goods to seeking counseling services, your...
Zuckerberg urged to scrap plans for an Instagram for children
A version of the popular photo-sharing app for younger users could hook children on endless scrolling and body-image shame, nonprofit groups warn.
MLMs Aren't Just Bad For Your Finances - They're Bad For Your Friendships
Women who became SAHMs within the past 10-15 years, in my opinion, got screwed. Sure, we joined the motherhood circle as social media took off, making for easier connections...
Promising Results for Hypospadias Repair Using Alloderm® : A Randomized...
Hypospadias is a congenital disorder of urethra in which meatus is not at its correct place and occurs in 1 of 250 live male birth. Many techniques have been used for the...
Mother's Day Gift Ideas
Mother's Day is just around the corner, so I thought I'd share some (35) of my favorite Mother's Day gift ideas with all price ranges in mind. So whether it's for mom, grandma...
Hester Ford, oldest living American with 108 great-grandchildren, dies at 116
Ford lived in the same home in Charlotte, North Carolina for more than 58 years.
From The Confessional: My Husband Is Addicted To Video Games
Raise your hand if the vision of your husband playing video games makes you feral There's nothing wrong with video games or playing them. At all. In fact, video games have...