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WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 47

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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. 29-YEAR-OLD BATTLES BRAIN TUMOR TO SING AGAIN Zachary Zortman, a 29-year-old man from York, loves to sing, from tunes created with his former bandmates to the best of Billy Joel. But a drastic life change took away his ability to form full sentences, let alone sing. It started with a headache. “The first one I took as a brain freeze,” Zachary said. “The second one I reported to my parents and girlfriend. We said if it happened again we’d go to the hospital.” And then it did: while driving home one day, he had a seizure, blacking out behind the wheel for a few seconds. He went to the... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 46

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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 of all ages with different types of cancer go through treatment with hope for the future.  FOOTBALLER’S AUCTION TO HELP GIRL FIGHT CANCER A former football player from Watford FC, UK has auctioned off a prized football shirt to help 8-year-old Amy Barrett travel to America for cutting-edge cancer treatment. Amy was diagnosed with Ewing’s sarcoma last June. Due to the location of the tumor at the base of her spine, surgery was not an option, and she was told she had go to America for proton therapy. Ex-Watford FC Nigel Callaghan heard about Amy’s battle when a friend asked him to play in a charity football match to help fund her treatment.... Full article

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WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 45

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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 improving the lives of young cancer patients and giving hope to their families through gruelling treatments. CANCER TREATMENT CROWD-FUNDING FOR 9-YEAR-OLD Alex Goodwin, a 9-year-old cancer sufferer from the UK, has launched a bid to crowd-fund more than £120,000 for vital proton therapy treatment in... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 44

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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 save the lives of young cancer patients and arousing the empathy and solidarity of generous people from all over the world. £20K TO HELP FUND BABY'S CANCER BATTLE The family of Riley Dean Clary, a 9-month-old toddler from the UK who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer, has raised almost... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 43

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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 save the lives of cancer patients of all ages and from all over the world. LIFE-SAVING PT IN THE USA FOR 3-YEAR-OLD Taya Phillips, a 3-year-old girl from the UK fighting cancer for the second time, has been offered life-saving treatment in America. She was diagnosed with cancer in June after... Full article

WEEKLY WEB REVIEW – WEEK 42

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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 spreading hope and arousing solidarity all over the world 2-TIME CANCER SURVIVOR HELPS KIDS IN THEIR FIGHT After Susie Austin was diagnosed with breast cancer 7 years ago and underwent a lumpectomy to beat the disease, she didn’t think she would hear the word cancer for a second time. But she received... Full article