Fired school data clerk files federal discrimination complaint

...discrimination after she was fired last year while undergoing chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer.Jacquelyn McFeely, 50, filed...leave for treatment. She suffered complications from the chemotherapy and after her oncologist requested the school system provide...

Father thankful to fulfill Masters dream with son

...brain tumor in July 2011. After an emergency surgery saved his life, the red-head, freckled boy has had three rounds of chemotherapy and additional brain surgeries. His most recent MRI showed the tumor was shrinking.An Augusta man familiar with Christopher's...

Stanford women look to erase memory of disappointing loss

...Hatchell is expected to rejoin them following a season-long fight with leukemia. She recently completed her final round of chemotherapy, is in remission, and doctors have said she should have the strength to travel to the Final Four.Associate coach Andrew...

North Carolina eliminates top-seeded South Carolina in NCAA Women's Tournament

...whose doctors have said she could travel to the Final Four in Nashville, Tenn., after recently undergoing her final chemotherapy session for leukemia. She hasn't coached this season."She said, 'I have faith in you, I'm proud of you, go out...

NFL focuses on player conduct rules

...immediately undergo surgery for a recurrence of cancer.Instead, the longtime Buffalo Bills star will likely first be treated with chemotherapy and radiation, according to a statement from Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City.

Eli Clark lived life despite deadly tumor

...a grand backyard wedding in September and give Cheryl the wedding pictures she had always wanted.Even as Eli continued chemotherapy every three weeks, and as his ability to talk and to walk came and went, "he did not slow down," Mongrue said. An avid...

More Than Skin Deep: Dealing with chemotherapy

Dear Scott: I am going to have chemotherapy and wanted to know if my hair would fall out. If it does...really long hair and have been told that I will lose it during chemotherapy. Do you have any suggestions? I am terrified.Answer...

Cancer patient's healthy baby home for Christmas

...to 3,000 pregnancies.Gross began chemotherapy in her third trimester, when doctors...to take. She was in the middle of chemotherapy Nov. 12 when her daughter decided...ounce.The birth disrupted Gross' chemotherapy schedule, but she is back on track...

Study finds lingering memory problems after chemotherapy

...TAMPA, Fla. -- Ordinary doses of chemotherapy sometimes appear to permanently dull...found that people who get standard chemotherapy appear to be about twice as likely...suggest that aggressive treatment with chemotherapy may be unwise in some people with early-stage...

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Chemotherapy before surgery nearly doubles bladder cancer survival

...when doctors treat them first with chemotherapy rather than relying solely on surgery...surgeons remove the bladder, but chemotherapy is avoided unless the cancer clearly...treated with surgery alone or with chemotherapy followed by surgery. Median survival...

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