Donald Stevenson

...at 1:00 pm at First Baptist Church of East Bay, Riverview, FL. The family will greet guests 30 minutes prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society at www.lls.org

Caddying in Par-3 highlight for North Augusta leukemia survivor

...birthday in 2009, Simkins was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia. He received a rare four bone marrow transplants in 18 months...friend with a grandson who was also treated for acute myeloid leukemia."Brennan's a good teacher. He's a smart boy. So is...

Pop Rocks: Make time for 'Possibilities'

...as something far more than memoir.While the book, which documents his young son Brennan's fight against a rare form of leukemia, traces the story from diagnosis through treatment, the approach ? which Simkins calls a sort of war journal ? divests...

North Augusta father turns blog posts about son's leukemia battle into book

...processed emotions during his son's battle with acute myeloid leukemia. Detailed blog posts about medicines and doctors' recommendations...Perseverance, Grace and the Story of One Family's Life with Leukemia will be released this month.Brennan, now 13, was diagnosed...

AbbVie to buy leukemia drugmaker Pharmacyclics for $21B

...more than 40 countries and treats three different types of blood cancers including chronic lymphocytic leukemia, which is the most common leukemia in adults. The once-a-day capsule works by blocking a protein that allows the cancer to multiply...

American Shiffrin joined by teen fan on podium after win

...to join her on the podium.Emma Lundell, 13, is fighting leukemia. She is starting to win that battle, and cites Shiffrin's...2012.At the time Lundell was undergoing chemotherapy for leukemia. She got a chance to meet Shiffrin after the race, a brief...

Women's roundup: Gray leads North Carolina past Liberty

...Flames' late push to give their Hall of Fame coach a victory in her return to the NCAA Tournament after a year away to fight leukemia.Ashley Rininger had 19 points and 13 rebounds Liberty (26-7).The Tar Heels have reached the regional semifinals in...

Gamecocks are eager for this rematch with North Carolina

...its Hall of Fame coach for that game, with Hatchell making her return this season after taking a one-year leave to fight leukemia.Hatchell has led a team in the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2011 and will try to reach her first round of eight since...

Palmetto Amateur co-founder Berry Crain dies at 73

...over into his death. His obituary stated that memorial contributions may be directed to the Palmetto Amateur, along with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Donor Services.Crain also had a long working connection with the Masters Tournament. He worked in scoring...

Moore: End of chemotherapy for leukemia rang my bell

...congratulatory that they wouldn't have to see me as much ? for now. Next, a CT scan will give a clue as to the status of my leukemia, and my doctor will keep me checked out to see what happens.For now, I'm thankful to be in remission, if not cured...