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Donate blood if you can

...an excellent example for me. They donated into their early 80s.When my niece Karen was diagnosed with chronic myelogenous leukemia, I became acutely aware of the need for platelet donation. As I sat in the chair at Shepeard one day giving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-07-08/donate-blood-if-you-can
Sharing life

...hair to high-dose chemotherapy. She battled chronic myelogenous leukemia two years ago and was saved by a bone marrow...said. A bone marrow biopsy confirmed it was chronic myelogenous leukemia. "I cried for maybe five seconds," she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/10/tec_337774.shtml
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Culbreath finds marrow donor

...slowly yielding to leukemia. Diagnosed with chronic myelogenous leukemia, a cancer that attacks bone marrow, the New...slowly yielding to leukemia. Diagnosed with chronic myelogenous leukemia, a cancer that attacks bone marrow, the New...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/12/met_220456.shtml
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Clinton pardons NASCAR team owner

...fields the cars driven by Jeff Gordon, was battling leukemia. Hendrick was diagnosed in November 1996 with chronic myelogenous leukemia, a rare form of the disease that, according to some medical experts, claims up to 95 percent of its victims...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/24/oth_303541.shtml
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Lengthy FDA approval process can be deadly quagmire for cancer patients

...treatment is saving the lives of similar patients with cancer? Consider the case of STI 572, a new drug for chronic myelogenous leukemia. This drug entered clinical testing recently with no more expectations for success than many other drugs at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/24/op_308751.shtml
Opinion columns
Across the area: Business owner injured in robbery

...went into remission before returning last month. Mr. Csiszar has been traveling to Houston for treatment for chronic myelogenous leukemia, or bone marrow cancer. He is being treated once a week with pegolated interferon. Previous treatment involved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/12/met_277448.shtml
Metro
Man sets up fund to honor son

...his way through Southern Polytechnic State University in Marietta, Ga., when doctors diagnosed him with chronic myelogenous leukemia, a cancer that attacks bone marrow. But in December 1997, he received the miracle he had prayed about for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/26/met_259938.shtml
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Hendrick receives 3 years' probation

...he said. Two weeks before he was indicted in December 1996, Hendrick learned that he was suffering from chronic myelogenous leukemia, a form of bone-marrow cancer. According to a sworn statement by Hendrick's doctor, his illness may...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/01/oth_219928.shtml
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Bout with leukemia teaches Sterett a lesson

...turned out he had the cancer." The merit badge quest led to a deeper personal trial. He was diagnosed with chronic myelogenous leukemia. Keith was told 98 kids across America are found with that each year. His survival rate was right at 70 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/15/hig_187410.shtml
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International media give Poitier, Redford, Berry standing ovations

...discover McGraw's character is dying of cancer. O'Neal, who turns 61 next month, has been treated for chronic myelogenous leukemia. "He's doing very well and is in remission and going back to being fine and dandy," Hiller said backstage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/26/liv_340968.shtml
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