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Nurse takes cancer patient skydiving

Nurse takes cancer patient skydiving

66-year-old Ray Jolly was diagnosed with blood cancer about a year ago. He's experienced six rounds of chemo and needs blood and platelet transfusions about twice a week. That's how he met Abbey Lacy. Read full article: Nurse takes cancer patient skydiving...→

Nurse takes cancer patient skydiving

Nurse takes cancer patient skydiving

66-year-old Ray Jolly was diagnosed with blood cancer about a year ago. He's experienced six rounds of chemo and needs blood and platelet transfusions about twice a week. That's how he met Abbey Lacy. Read full article: Nurse takes cancer patient skydiving...→

Attorney: Cancer patient in prison might die while awaiting clemency decision

Attorney: Cancer patient in prison might die while awaiting clemency decision

The health of a 37-year-old cancer patient continues to decline after he was sent to prison this summer after pleading guilty to having 42 pounds of THC chocolates mailed to his Montgomery home. Thomas J. Franzen's attorney in October argued for clemency before a prison review board; Gov. Pritzker's office has not commented on the matter. Read full article: Attorney: Cancer patient in prison might...→

Folsom Rehab Nurse Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Drugged Patient

Folsom Rehab Nurse Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Drugged Patient

Authorities have arrested a Sacramento man working as a nurse at a rehab facility on suspicious of sexually assaulting a drugged patient. Read full article: Folsom Rehab Nurse Accused Of Sexually A...→

Nurse held in 20-year-old 'Jane Doe' murder case as victim is identified

Nurse held in 20-year-old 'Jane Doe' murder case as victim is identified

An arrest was made last Tuesday in the 20-year-old Racine, Wis., cold case murder of a cognitively impaired woman who was never reported missing, media reports said Sunday. Read full article: Nurse held in 20-year-old 'Jane Doe' mur...→

11-Year-Old and Four-Time Cancer Survivor Granted Shopping Spree

11-Year-Old and Four-Time Cancer Survivor Granted Shopping Spree

An 11-year-old girl who beat cancer four times got the opportunity to go on a shopping spree of a lifetime on Tuesday. Read full article: 11-Year-Old and Four-Time Cancer Survivo...→

Funeral services announced for 7-year-old cancer patient known as Officer Abigail

Funeral services announced for 7-year-old cancer patient known as Officer Abigail

REMEMBERING ABIGAIL: Service plans have been announced for little Abigail, who captured the hearts of many! Read full article: Funeral services announced for 7-year-ol...→

Nurse adopts 27-year-old patient so he can receive heart transplant

Nurse adopts 27-year-old patient so he can receive heart transplant

A Georgia man was given a second chance at life — literally — after a nurse offered to become his legal guardian in order for him to receive a new heart. Jonathan Pinkard, 27, who has high-function… Read full article: Nurse adopts 27-year-old patient so he c...→

3-Year-Old Cancer Survivor ‘Mighty Quinn’ Drops Puck at Bruins Game

3-Year-Old Cancer Survivor ‘Mighty Quinn’ Drops Puck at Bruins Game

A three-year-old who survived brain cancer got the opportunity of a lifetime when he got to drop the first puck at a Boston Bruins game. Read full article: 3-Year-Old Cancer Survivor ‘Mighty Quinn...→

Finally cancer-free, 3-year-old ‘Mighty Quinn’ drops the puck at Bruins game

Finally cancer-free, 3-year-old ‘Mighty Quinn’ drops the puck at Bruins game

After 3-year-old Quinn Waters underwent surgery to remove a brain tumor, Boston Bruins forward Charlie Coyle sent him a message of support on Facebook during the Stanley Cup playoffs earlier this y… Read full article: Finally cancer-free, 3-year-old ‘Mighty ...→

6-year-old battling cancer meets Houston Astros star Jose Altuve ahead of World Series

6-year-old battling cancer meets Houston Astros star Jose Altuve ahead of World Series

"Abigail was so excited to have been given this opportunity to. She even asked him is he could hit a home run for her," her father wrote on Facebook Read full article: 6-year-old battling cancer meets Houston...→

Zephyrhills man takes gold for 2nd year in acrobatic wingsuit flying

Zephyrhills man takes gold for 2nd year in acrobatic wingsuit flying

A Zephyrhills man took home gold for the second year in a row earlier this month in an extremely athletic, intense sport known as “acrobatic wingsuit flying.” Read full article: Zephyrhills man takes gold for 2nd year ...→

17-year-old who beat cancer twice returns to football field

17-year-old who beat cancer twice returns to football field

Take it from a young man who was in the fight of his life twice: "Just gotta believe. Be determined and positive." Read full article: 17-year-old who beat cancer twice return...→

New cancer vaccine helped kill cancer cells in breast cancer patient

New cancer vaccine helped kill cancer cells in breast cancer patient

A vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly removed cancer cells in a breast cancer patient. Read full article: New cancer vaccine helped kill cancer ce...→

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out of Adult Criminal System

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out of Adult Criminal System

New York is taking most 17-year-olds with offenses out of the adult criminal justice system. Read full article: NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out of Adu...→

3-Year-Old Gritty Superfan Battling Cancer Has Very Special Birthday Wish

3-Year-Old Gritty Superfan Battling Cancer Has Very Special Birthday Wish

One of Gritty's youngest fans who is battling cancer has a birthday wish of his own for Philly's beloved mascot. Read full article: 3-Year-Old Gritty Superfan Battling Canc...→

VA nurse who played video games while patient died gets one-year probation

VA nurse who played video games while patient died gets one-year probation

A former nurse at Bedford VA Medical Center who reportedly played video games while her patient was dying and lied to federal investigators about it will get one year probation.  Read full article: VA nurse who played video games while pa...→

90-year-old veteran marks birthday by going skydiving:

90-year-old veteran marks birthday by going skydiving: "It was beautiful"

The nonagenarian took to the skies with his granddaughter while a group of supporters gathered in Amelia Island, Florida, to cheer him on. Read full article: 90-year-old veteran marks birthday by go...→

Nurse takes in man with autism so he can get a new heart

Nurse takes in man with autism so he can get a new heart

You can't get on the transplant list if you don't have a home or some kind of support system to help you post-surgery Read full article: Nurse takes in man with autism so he can...→

6-year-old cancer patient becomes honorary firefighter

6-year-old cancer patient becomes honorary firefighter

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - It was a dream come true for a little South Florida boy fighting a big battle as he became a... Read full article: 6-year-old cancer patient becomes honora...→

Back from 2-year cancer battle, Texas guard Andrew Jones has game of his life

Back from 2-year cancer battle, Texas guard Andrew Jones has game of his life

Andrew Jones, absent for nearly two years while receiving treatment for leukemia, rejoined the Texas rotation and scored a career-best 20 points in 29 minutes Read full article: Back from 2-year cancer battle, Texas gu...→

9-Year-Old Heart Transplant Patient Lives Out Sports Dream at UNC

9-Year-Old Heart Transplant Patient Lives Out Sports Dream at UNC

A nine-year-old who survived a stroke and needed a heart transplant was able to live out his sports dream at the University of North Carolina. Read full article: 9-Year-Old Heart Transplant Patient Live...→

Creating Seattle’s Enchant Christmas takes a flurry of activity all year long | Produced by Advertising Publications

Creating Seattle’s Enchant Christmas takes a flurry of activity all year long | Produced by Advertising Publications

Jeff Vetting's gift of a calm demeanor helps him and the rest of his elves, er, creative team pull off the "World’s Largest Christmas Light Maze and Market." Read full article: Creating Seattle’s Enchant Christmas tak...→

14-year-old girl crashes car, takes out power to thousands

14-year-old girl crashes car, takes out power to thousands

REVERE, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say about 7,000 customers lost power when a 14-year-old girl crashed a car into a utility pole just outside Boston.... Revere police say the girl, apparently driving her parents’ car, struck a pole just before 2 a.m. Thursday. Read full article: 14-year-old girl crashes car, takes out ...→

Gretta Monahan talks breast cancer on ‘Rachael Ray’

Gretta Monahan talks breast cancer on ‘Rachael Ray’

Boston native and lifestyle guru Gretta Monahan joined Rachael Ray on Friday’s episode of the host’s daytime talk show, where the Boston Herald contributor opened up about her ongoing experience wi… Read full article: Gretta Monahan talks breast cancer on ‘R...→

Report: Experimental cancer vaccine showing promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

Report: Experimental cancer vaccine showing promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (WSVN) — A cancer vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly helped kill cancer cells in a patent battling the disease.... Read full article: Report: Experimental cancer vaccine show...→

4-year-old cancer patient gets 5-day Orlando theme park experience thanks to several organizations

4-year-old cancer patient gets 5-day Orlando theme park experience thanks to several organizations

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, FLA. (WSVN) - Several organizations have teamed up to give a boy with a rare form of cancer to experience the theme... Read full article: 4-year-old cancer patient gets 5-day Orl...→

VIDEO: 9-year-old steals grandmother’s car, takes joyride on I-75

VIDEO: 9-year-old steals grandmother’s car, takes joyride on I-75

A 9-year-old boy is safe and uninjured after going on a joyride in his grandmother’s car Saturday afternoon. Read full article: VIDEO: 9-year-old steals grandmother’s c...→

11-Year-Old Cancer Patient Enjoys New Dino Themed Room After Special Spaces Renovation

11-Year-Old Cancer Patient Enjoys New Dino Themed Room After Special Spaces Renovation

An 11-year-old cancer patient woke up in his new Jurassic themed room Wednesday morning after volunteers from Special Spaces Illinois and Feld Entertainment.  Read full article: 11-Year-Old Cancer Patient Enjoys New Di...→

Special Spaces Illinois Redecorating 11-Year-Old Cancer Patient's Room

CHICAGO (CBS)– Volunteers from Special Spaces Illinois and Feld Entertainment are renovating a dinosaur room for an 11-year-old cancer patient.... Peter was diagnosed with Hodgkins Lymphoma in May and is now in remission. He is a big fan of dinosaurs and is excited about the makeover. Read full article: Special Spaces Illinois Redecorating 11-...→

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out Of Adult Criminal System

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out Of Adult Criminal System

New York had been among the last states that automatically prosecuted 16- and 17-year-olds as adults. Read full article: NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out Of Adu...→

5-year-old cancer survivor celebrates latest birthday by donating thousands of toys to hospital that treated him

5-year-old cancer survivor celebrates latest birthday by donating thousands of toys to hospital that treated him

The massive haul of donated presents for the Hershey Med Children's Hospital included 1,263 tubs of Play-Doh, 1,249 dinosaurs and dozens of superhero action figures. Read full article: 5-year-old cancer survivor celebrates la...→

Family in Shock After 32-Year-Old Nurse Killed in Little Village

Family in Shock After 32-Year-Old Nurse Killed in Little Village

A family is in shock after a 32-year-old man who had just landed his dream job was shot and killed in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood on Tuesday night. Read full article: Family in Shock After 32-Year-Old Nurse ...→

97-year-old WWII veteran takes ride in B-17 bomber for Veteran's Day

97-year-old WWII veteran takes ride in B-17 bomber for Veteran's Day

A World War II veteran celebrated Veteran's Day by taking a flight to yesterday -- in an aircraft that first saw combat at the time of his service. Read full article: 97-year-old WWII veteran takes ride in B...→

Family Donates 36 Inches of Hair to Honor Child's 5-Year Cancer Remission

Family Donates 36 Inches of Hair to Honor Child's 5-Year Cancer Remission

Justice Garcia and her family cut 36 inches of their hair to celebrate that she has been cancer-free for five years. Read full article: Family Donates 36 Inches of Hair to Hono...→

100-Year-Old World War II Veteran Shares Her Memories Of Service As A Flying Nurse

100-Year-Old World War II Veteran Shares Her Memories Of Service As A Flying Nurse

Gage served three years as a flight nurse during World War II. She just turned 100 and the memories make her smile like she is 24 again. Read full article: 100-Year-Old World War II Veteran Shares...→

Texas 7-Year-Old Abigail Arias, Who Was Made Honorary Officer, Dies After Battle With Cancer

Texas 7-Year-Old Abigail Arias, Who Was Made Honorary Officer, Dies After Battle With Cancer

A 7-year-old Texas girl who joined a police department to fight "the bad guys" in her body has died after a battle with cancer, police announced Tuesday morning. Read full article: Texas 7-Year-Old Abigail Arias, Who Was ...→

3-year-old boy goes trick-or-treating after isolation due to cancer treatment

3-year-old boy goes trick-or-treating after isolation due to cancer treatment

Quinn Waters was diagnosed with a brain tumor the day after his third birthday and had been unable to leave his home during treatment.. Read full article: 3-year-old boy goes trick-or-treating af...→

Virginia jail nurse sentenced to 1 year for altering report | WTOP

Virginia jail nurse sentenced to 1 year for altering report | WTOP

A Virginia jail’s former head nurse has been sentenced to a year in prison for falsifying an incident report about injuries an inmate suffered in a beating by other prisoners. Read full article: Virginia jail nurse sentenced to 1 year ...→

68-year-old man is the first black patient to receive a face transplant

68-year-old man is the first black patient to receive a face transplant

"It is vitally important for individuals of all races and ethnicities to consider organ donation." Read full article: 68-year-old man is the first black patie...→

10-Year-Old Santa Ana Girl Takes Her Own Life; Police Investigate Rumors Of Bullying

10-Year-Old Santa Ana Girl Takes Her Own Life; Police Investigate Rumors Of Bullying

Santa Ana detectives were at Hazard Elementary School on Monday investigating reports that the girl was bullied.  Read full article: 10-Year-Old Santa Ana Girl Takes Her Own...→

New vaccine helps kill cancer cells in patient with breast cancer

New vaccine helps kill cancer cells in patient with breast cancer

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.  — The Mayo Clinic tested a new vaccine in clinical trials and found that it effectively helped to remove cancer cells, WTLV reports. Lee Mercker learned she had b… Read full article: New vaccine helps kill cancer cells in p...→

Running Helps Oncology Nurse Through Cancer Battle

Running Helps Oncology Nurse Through Cancer Battle

Diagnosed with breast cancer five years ago, Colleen Chin credits running with getting her through the harsh treatments she's endured. Read full article: Running Helps Oncology Nurse Through Can...→

New cancer vaccine shows promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

New cancer vaccine shows promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

A vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly removed cancer cells in a breast cancer patient.  Read full article: New cancer vaccine shows promise, helped...→

94-year-old spends birthday  skydiving

94-year-old spends birthday skydiving

The 94-year-old celebrated her birthday by jumping out of a plane at Skydive Grand Haven. Read full article: 94-year-old spends birthday skydiving...→

6-year-old girl with cerebral palsy takes first steps without walker

6-year-old girl with cerebral palsy takes first steps without walker

(CNN) — Parents are usually proud of their children when they take their first steps, but for Lovely Johnson, it made her daughter her hero.... Read full article: 6-year-old girl with cerebral palsy take...→

Cancer Patient Requests to Be Baptized Just Days Before His Death

Cancer Patient Requests to Be Baptized Just Days Before His Death

A wheel-chair bound man dying of lung cancer made one final request before his death on September 10th in Birmingham, Alabama. Read full article: Cancer Patient Requests to Be Baptized J...→

A Year Later, Pleasanton Officer Continues Battle Against Cancer

A Year Later, Pleasanton Officer Continues Battle Against Cancer

East Bay law enforcement officers are rallying around one of their own as Pleasanton Police Officer Kyle Henrickson battles pancreatic cancer. Read full article: A Year Later, Pleasanton Officer Continu...→

Attorney: Cancer patient in prison might die while awaiting clemency decision

Attorney: Cancer patient in prison might die while awaiting clemency decision

The health of a 37-year-old cancer patient continues to decline after he was sent to prison this summer after pleading guilty to having 42 pounds of THC chocolates mailed to his Montgomery home. Thomas J. Franzen's attorney in October argued for clemency before a prison review board; Gov. Pritzker's office has not commented on the matter. Read full article: Attorney: Cancer patient in prison might...→

Family in Shock After 32-Year-Old Nurse Killed in Little Village

Family in Shock After 32-Year-Old Nurse Killed in Little Village

A family is in shock after a 32-year-old man who had just landed his dream job was shot and killed in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood on Tuesday night. Read full article: Family in Shock After 32-Year-Old Nurse ...→

90-year-old veteran marks birthday by going skydiving:

90-year-old veteran marks birthday by going skydiving: "It was beautiful"

The nonagenarian took to the skies with his granddaughter while a group of supporters gathered in Amelia Island, Florida, to cheer him on. Read full article: 90-year-old veteran marks birthday by go...→

Nurse held in 20-year-old 'Jane Doe' murder case as victim is identified

Nurse held in 20-year-old 'Jane Doe' murder case as victim is identified

An arrest was made last Tuesday in the 20-year-old Racine, Wis., cold case murder of a cognitively impaired woman who was never reported missing, media reports said Sunday. Read full article: Nurse held in 20-year-old 'Jane Doe' mur...→

Family Donates 36 Inches of Hair to Honor Child's 5-Year Cancer Remission

Family Donates 36 Inches of Hair to Honor Child's 5-Year Cancer Remission

Justice Garcia and her family cut 36 inches of their hair to celebrate that she has been cancer-free for five years. Read full article: Family Donates 36 Inches of Hair to Hono...→

6-year-old cancer patient becomes honorary firefighter

6-year-old cancer patient becomes honorary firefighter

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - It was a dream come true for a little South Florida boy fighting a big battle as he became a... Read full article: 6-year-old cancer patient becomes honora...→

Funeral services announced for 7-year-old cancer patient known as Officer Abigail

Funeral services announced for 7-year-old cancer patient known as Officer Abigail

REMEMBERING ABIGAIL: Service plans have been announced for little Abigail, who captured the hearts of many! Read full article: Funeral services announced for 7-year-ol...→

Texas 7-Year-Old Abigail Arias, Who Was Made Honorary Officer, Dies After Battle With Cancer

Texas 7-Year-Old Abigail Arias, Who Was Made Honorary Officer, Dies After Battle With Cancer

A 7-year-old Texas girl who joined a police department to fight "the bad guys" in her body has died after a battle with cancer, police announced Tuesday morning. Read full article: Texas 7-Year-Old Abigail Arias, Who Was ...→

9-Year-Old Heart Transplant Patient Lives Out Sports Dream at UNC

9-Year-Old Heart Transplant Patient Lives Out Sports Dream at UNC

A nine-year-old who survived a stroke and needed a heart transplant was able to live out his sports dream at the University of North Carolina. Read full article: 9-Year-Old Heart Transplant Patient Live...→

3-Year-Old Cancer Survivor ‘Mighty Quinn’ Drops Puck at Bruins Game

3-Year-Old Cancer Survivor ‘Mighty Quinn’ Drops Puck at Bruins Game

A three-year-old who survived brain cancer got the opportunity of a lifetime when he got to drop the first puck at a Boston Bruins game. Read full article: 3-Year-Old Cancer Survivor ‘Mighty Quinn...→

Virginia jail nurse sentenced to 1 year for altering report | WTOP

Virginia jail nurse sentenced to 1 year for altering report | WTOP

A Virginia jail’s former head nurse has been sentenced to a year in prison for falsifying an incident report about injuries an inmate suffered in a beating by other prisoners. Read full article: Virginia jail nurse sentenced to 1 year ...→

14-year-old girl crashes car, takes out power to thousands

14-year-old girl crashes car, takes out power to thousands

REVERE, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say about 7,000 customers lost power when a 14-year-old girl crashed a car into a utility pole just outside Boston.... Revere police say the girl, apparently driving her parents’ car, struck a pole just before 2 a.m. Thursday. Read full article: 14-year-old girl crashes car, takes out ...→

6-year-old battling cancer meets Houston Astros star Jose Altuve ahead of World Series

6-year-old battling cancer meets Houston Astros star Jose Altuve ahead of World Series

"Abigail was so excited to have been given this opportunity to. She even asked him is he could hit a home run for her," her father wrote on Facebook Read full article: 6-year-old battling cancer meets Houston...→

10-Year-Old Santa Ana Girl Takes Her Own Life; Police Investigate Rumors Of Bullying

10-Year-Old Santa Ana Girl Takes Her Own Life; Police Investigate Rumors Of Bullying

Santa Ana detectives were at Hazard Elementary School on Monday investigating reports that the girl was bullied.  Read full article: 10-Year-Old Santa Ana Girl Takes Her Own...→

Report: Experimental cancer vaccine showing promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

Report: Experimental cancer vaccine showing promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (WSVN) — A cancer vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly helped kill cancer cells in a patent battling the disease.... Read full article: Report: Experimental cancer vaccine show...→

17-year-old who beat cancer twice returns to football field

17-year-old who beat cancer twice returns to football field

Take it from a young man who was in the fight of his life twice: "Just gotta believe. Be determined and positive." Read full article: 17-year-old who beat cancer twice return...→

Running Helps Oncology Nurse Through Cancer Battle

Running Helps Oncology Nurse Through Cancer Battle

Diagnosed with breast cancer five years ago, Colleen Chin credits running with getting her through the harsh treatments she's endured. Read full article: Running Helps Oncology Nurse Through Can...→

VIDEO: 9-year-old steals grandmother’s car, takes joyride on I-75

VIDEO: 9-year-old steals grandmother’s car, takes joyride on I-75

A 9-year-old boy is safe and uninjured after going on a joyride in his grandmother’s car Saturday afternoon. Read full article: VIDEO: 9-year-old steals grandmother’s c...→

94-year-old spends birthday  skydiving

94-year-old spends birthday skydiving

The 94-year-old celebrated her birthday by jumping out of a plane at Skydive Grand Haven. Read full article: 94-year-old spends birthday skydiving...→

Special Spaces Illinois Redecorating 11-Year-Old Cancer Patient's Room

CHICAGO (CBS)– Volunteers from Special Spaces Illinois and Feld Entertainment are renovating a dinosaur room for an 11-year-old cancer patient.... Peter was diagnosed with Hodgkins Lymphoma in May and is now in remission. He is a big fan of dinosaurs and is excited about the makeover. Read full article: Special Spaces Illinois Redecorating 11-...→

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out of Adult Criminal System

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out of Adult Criminal System

New York is taking most 17-year-olds with offenses out of the adult criminal justice system. Read full article: NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out of Adu...→

Cancer Patient Requests to Be Baptized Just Days Before His Death

Cancer Patient Requests to Be Baptized Just Days Before His Death

A wheel-chair bound man dying of lung cancer made one final request before his death on September 10th in Birmingham, Alabama. Read full article: Cancer Patient Requests to Be Baptized J...→

5-year-old cancer survivor celebrates latest birthday by donating thousands of toys to hospital that treated him

5-year-old cancer survivor celebrates latest birthday by donating thousands of toys to hospital that treated him

The massive haul of donated presents for the Hershey Med Children's Hospital included 1,263 tubs of Play-Doh, 1,249 dinosaurs and dozens of superhero action figures. Read full article: 5-year-old cancer survivor celebrates la...→

VA nurse who played video games while patient died gets one-year probation

VA nurse who played video games while patient died gets one-year probation

A former nurse at Bedford VA Medical Center who reportedly played video games while her patient was dying and lied to federal investigators about it will get one year probation.  Read full article: VA nurse who played video games while pa...→

Folsom Rehab Nurse Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Drugged Patient

Folsom Rehab Nurse Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Drugged Patient

Authorities have arrested a Sacramento man working as a nurse at a rehab facility on suspicious of sexually assaulting a drugged patient. Read full article: Folsom Rehab Nurse Accused Of Sexually A...→

97-year-old WWII veteran takes ride in B-17 bomber for Veteran's Day

97-year-old WWII veteran takes ride in B-17 bomber for Veteran's Day

A World War II veteran celebrated Veteran's Day by taking a flight to yesterday -- in an aircraft that first saw combat at the time of his service. Read full article: 97-year-old WWII veteran takes ride in B...→

Nurse takes in man with autism so he can get a new heart

Nurse takes in man with autism so he can get a new heart

You can't get on the transplant list if you don't have a home or some kind of support system to help you post-surgery Read full article: Nurse takes in man with autism so he can...→

11-Year-Old and Four-Time Cancer Survivor Granted Shopping Spree

11-Year-Old and Four-Time Cancer Survivor Granted Shopping Spree

An 11-year-old girl who beat cancer four times got the opportunity to go on a shopping spree of a lifetime on Tuesday. Read full article: 11-Year-Old and Four-Time Cancer Survivo...→

100-Year-Old World War II Veteran Shares Her Memories Of Service As A Flying Nurse

100-Year-Old World War II Veteran Shares Her Memories Of Service As A Flying Nurse

Gage served three years as a flight nurse during World War II. She just turned 100 and the memories make her smile like she is 24 again. Read full article: 100-Year-Old World War II Veteran Shares...→

Back from 2-year cancer battle, Texas guard Andrew Jones has game of his life

Back from 2-year cancer battle, Texas guard Andrew Jones has game of his life

Andrew Jones, absent for nearly two years while receiving treatment for leukemia, rejoined the Texas rotation and scored a career-best 20 points in 29 minutes Read full article: Back from 2-year cancer battle, Texas gu...→

Nurse adopts 27-year-old patient so he can receive heart transplant

Nurse adopts 27-year-old patient so he can receive heart transplant

A Georgia man was given a second chance at life — literally — after a nurse offered to become his legal guardian in order for him to receive a new heart. Jonathan Pinkard, 27, who has high-function… Read full article: Nurse adopts 27-year-old patient so he c...→

3-year-old boy goes trick-or-treating after isolation due to cancer treatment

3-year-old boy goes trick-or-treating after isolation due to cancer treatment

Quinn Waters was diagnosed with a brain tumor the day after his third birthday and had been unable to leave his home during treatment.. Read full article: 3-year-old boy goes trick-or-treating af...→

Creating Seattle’s Enchant Christmas takes a flurry of activity all year long | Produced by Advertising Publications

Creating Seattle’s Enchant Christmas takes a flurry of activity all year long | Produced by Advertising Publications

Jeff Vetting's gift of a calm demeanor helps him and the rest of his elves, er, creative team pull off the "World’s Largest Christmas Light Maze and Market." Read full article: Creating Seattle’s Enchant Christmas tak...→

Finally cancer-free, 3-year-old ‘Mighty Quinn’ drops the puck at Bruins game

Finally cancer-free, 3-year-old ‘Mighty Quinn’ drops the puck at Bruins game

After 3-year-old Quinn Waters underwent surgery to remove a brain tumor, Boston Bruins forward Charlie Coyle sent him a message of support on Facebook during the Stanley Cup playoffs earlier this y… Read full article: Finally cancer-free, 3-year-old ‘Mighty ...→

68-year-old man is the first black patient to receive a face transplant

68-year-old man is the first black patient to receive a face transplant

"It is vitally important for individuals of all races and ethnicities to consider organ donation." Read full article: 68-year-old man is the first black patie...→

Gretta Monahan talks breast cancer on ‘Rachael Ray’

Gretta Monahan talks breast cancer on ‘Rachael Ray’

Boston native and lifestyle guru Gretta Monahan joined Rachael Ray on Friday’s episode of the host’s daytime talk show, where the Boston Herald contributor opened up about her ongoing experience wi… Read full article: Gretta Monahan talks breast cancer on ‘R...→

Zephyrhills man takes gold for 2nd year in acrobatic wingsuit flying

Zephyrhills man takes gold for 2nd year in acrobatic wingsuit flying

A Zephyrhills man took home gold for the second year in a row earlier this month in an extremely athletic, intense sport known as “acrobatic wingsuit flying.” Read full article: Zephyrhills man takes gold for 2nd year ...→

New vaccine helps kill cancer cells in patient with breast cancer

New vaccine helps kill cancer cells in patient with breast cancer

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.  — The Mayo Clinic tested a new vaccine in clinical trials and found that it effectively helped to remove cancer cells, WTLV reports. Lee Mercker learned she had b… Read full article: New vaccine helps kill cancer cells in p...→

4-year-old cancer patient gets 5-day Orlando theme park experience thanks to several organizations

4-year-old cancer patient gets 5-day Orlando theme park experience thanks to several organizations

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, FLA. (WSVN) - Several organizations have teamed up to give a boy with a rare form of cancer to experience the theme... Read full article: 4-year-old cancer patient gets 5-day Orl...→

New cancer vaccine helped kill cancer cells in breast cancer patient

New cancer vaccine helped kill cancer cells in breast cancer patient

A vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly removed cancer cells in a breast cancer patient. Read full article: New cancer vaccine helped kill cancer ce...→

New cancer vaccine shows promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

New cancer vaccine shows promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

A vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly removed cancer cells in a breast cancer patient.  Read full article: New cancer vaccine shows promise, helped...→

11-Year-Old Cancer Patient Enjoys New Dino Themed Room After Special Spaces Renovation

11-Year-Old Cancer Patient Enjoys New Dino Themed Room After Special Spaces Renovation

An 11-year-old cancer patient woke up in his new Jurassic themed room Wednesday morning after volunteers from Special Spaces Illinois and Feld Entertainment.  Read full article: 11-Year-Old Cancer Patient Enjoys New Di...→

6-year-old girl with cerebral palsy takes first steps without walker

6-year-old girl with cerebral palsy takes first steps without walker

(CNN) — Parents are usually proud of their children when they take their first steps, but for Lovely Johnson, it made her daughter her hero.... Read full article: 6-year-old girl with cerebral palsy take...→

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out Of Adult Criminal System

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out Of Adult Criminal System

New York had been among the last states that automatically prosecuted 16- and 17-year-olds as adults. Read full article: NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out Of Adu...→

3-Year-Old Gritty Superfan Battling Cancer Has Very Special Birthday Wish

3-Year-Old Gritty Superfan Battling Cancer Has Very Special Birthday Wish

One of Gritty's youngest fans who is battling cancer has a birthday wish of his own for Philly's beloved mascot. Read full article: 3-Year-Old Gritty Superfan Battling Canc...→

A Year Later, Pleasanton Officer Continues Battle Against Cancer

A Year Later, Pleasanton Officer Continues Battle Against Cancer

East Bay law enforcement officers are rallying around one of their own as Pleasanton Police Officer Kyle Henrickson battles pancreatic cancer. Read full article: A Year Later, Pleasanton Officer Continu...→

Attorney: Cancer patient in prison might die while awaiting clemency decision

Attorney: Cancer patient in prison might die while awaiting clemency decision

The health of a 37-year-old cancer patient continues to decline after he was sent to prison this summer after pleading guilty to having 42 pounds of THC chocolates mailed to his Montgomery home. Thomas J. Franzen's attorney in October argued for clemency before a prison review board; Gov. Pritzker's office has not commented on the matter. Read full article: Attorney: Cancer patient in prison might...→

VA nurse who played video games while patient died gets one-year probation

VA nurse who played video games while patient died gets one-year probation

A former nurse at Bedford VA Medical Center who reportedly played video games while her patient was dying and lied to federal investigators about it will get one year probation.  Read full article: VA nurse who played video games while pa...→

Family in Shock After 32-Year-Old Nurse Killed in Little Village

Family in Shock After 32-Year-Old Nurse Killed in Little Village

A family is in shock after a 32-year-old man who had just landed his dream job was shot and killed in Chicago’s Little Village neighborhood on Tuesday night. Read full article: Family in Shock After 32-Year-Old Nurse ...→

Folsom Rehab Nurse Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Drugged Patient

Folsom Rehab Nurse Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Drugged Patient

Authorities have arrested a Sacramento man working as a nurse at a rehab facility on suspicious of sexually assaulting a drugged patient. Read full article: Folsom Rehab Nurse Accused Of Sexually A...→

90-year-old veteran marks birthday by going skydiving:

90-year-old veteran marks birthday by going skydiving: "It was beautiful"

The nonagenarian took to the skies with his granddaughter while a group of supporters gathered in Amelia Island, Florida, to cheer him on. Read full article: 90-year-old veteran marks birthday by go...→

97-year-old WWII veteran takes ride in B-17 bomber for Veteran's Day

97-year-old WWII veteran takes ride in B-17 bomber for Veteran's Day

A World War II veteran celebrated Veteran's Day by taking a flight to yesterday -- in an aircraft that first saw combat at the time of his service. Read full article: 97-year-old WWII veteran takes ride in B...→

Nurse held in 20-year-old 'Jane Doe' murder case as victim is identified

Nurse held in 20-year-old 'Jane Doe' murder case as victim is identified

An arrest was made last Tuesday in the 20-year-old Racine, Wis., cold case murder of a cognitively impaired woman who was never reported missing, media reports said Sunday. Read full article: Nurse held in 20-year-old 'Jane Doe' mur...→

Nurse takes in man with autism so he can get a new heart

Nurse takes in man with autism so he can get a new heart

You can't get on the transplant list if you don't have a home or some kind of support system to help you post-surgery Read full article: Nurse takes in man with autism so he can...→

Family Donates 36 Inches of Hair to Honor Child's 5-Year Cancer Remission

Family Donates 36 Inches of Hair to Honor Child's 5-Year Cancer Remission

Justice Garcia and her family cut 36 inches of their hair to celebrate that she has been cancer-free for five years. Read full article: Family Donates 36 Inches of Hair to Hono...→

11-Year-Old and Four-Time Cancer Survivor Granted Shopping Spree

11-Year-Old and Four-Time Cancer Survivor Granted Shopping Spree

An 11-year-old girl who beat cancer four times got the opportunity to go on a shopping spree of a lifetime on Tuesday. Read full article: 11-Year-Old and Four-Time Cancer Survivo...→

6-year-old cancer patient becomes honorary firefighter

6-year-old cancer patient becomes honorary firefighter

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - It was a dream come true for a little South Florida boy fighting a big battle as he became a... Read full article: 6-year-old cancer patient becomes honora...→

100-Year-Old World War II Veteran Shares Her Memories Of Service As A Flying Nurse

100-Year-Old World War II Veteran Shares Her Memories Of Service As A Flying Nurse

Gage served three years as a flight nurse during World War II. She just turned 100 and the memories make her smile like she is 24 again. Read full article: 100-Year-Old World War II Veteran Shares...→

Funeral services announced for 7-year-old cancer patient known as Officer Abigail

Funeral services announced for 7-year-old cancer patient known as Officer Abigail

REMEMBERING ABIGAIL: Service plans have been announced for little Abigail, who captured the hearts of many! Read full article: Funeral services announced for 7-year-ol...→

Back from 2-year cancer battle, Texas guard Andrew Jones has game of his life

Back from 2-year cancer battle, Texas guard Andrew Jones has game of his life

Andrew Jones, absent for nearly two years while receiving treatment for leukemia, rejoined the Texas rotation and scored a career-best 20 points in 29 minutes Read full article: Back from 2-year cancer battle, Texas gu...→

Texas 7-Year-Old Abigail Arias, Who Was Made Honorary Officer, Dies After Battle With Cancer

Texas 7-Year-Old Abigail Arias, Who Was Made Honorary Officer, Dies After Battle With Cancer

A 7-year-old Texas girl who joined a police department to fight "the bad guys" in her body has died after a battle with cancer, police announced Tuesday morning. Read full article: Texas 7-Year-Old Abigail Arias, Who Was ...→

Nurse adopts 27-year-old patient so he can receive heart transplant

Nurse adopts 27-year-old patient so he can receive heart transplant

A Georgia man was given a second chance at life — literally — after a nurse offered to become his legal guardian in order for him to receive a new heart. Jonathan Pinkard, 27, who has high-function… Read full article: Nurse adopts 27-year-old patient so he c...→

9-Year-Old Heart Transplant Patient Lives Out Sports Dream at UNC

9-Year-Old Heart Transplant Patient Lives Out Sports Dream at UNC

A nine-year-old who survived a stroke and needed a heart transplant was able to live out his sports dream at the University of North Carolina. Read full article: 9-Year-Old Heart Transplant Patient Live...→

3-year-old boy goes trick-or-treating after isolation due to cancer treatment

3-year-old boy goes trick-or-treating after isolation due to cancer treatment

Quinn Waters was diagnosed with a brain tumor the day after his third birthday and had been unable to leave his home during treatment.. Read full article: 3-year-old boy goes trick-or-treating af...→

3-Year-Old Cancer Survivor ‘Mighty Quinn’ Drops Puck at Bruins Game

3-Year-Old Cancer Survivor ‘Mighty Quinn’ Drops Puck at Bruins Game

A three-year-old who survived brain cancer got the opportunity of a lifetime when he got to drop the first puck at a Boston Bruins game. Read full article: 3-Year-Old Cancer Survivor ‘Mighty Quinn...→

Creating Seattle’s Enchant Christmas takes a flurry of activity all year long | Produced by Advertising Publications

Creating Seattle’s Enchant Christmas takes a flurry of activity all year long | Produced by Advertising Publications

Jeff Vetting's gift of a calm demeanor helps him and the rest of his elves, er, creative team pull off the "World’s Largest Christmas Light Maze and Market." Read full article: Creating Seattle’s Enchant Christmas tak...→

Virginia jail nurse sentenced to 1 year for altering report | WTOP

Virginia jail nurse sentenced to 1 year for altering report | WTOP

A Virginia jail’s former head nurse has been sentenced to a year in prison for falsifying an incident report about injuries an inmate suffered in a beating by other prisoners. Read full article: Virginia jail nurse sentenced to 1 year ...→

Finally cancer-free, 3-year-old ‘Mighty Quinn’ drops the puck at Bruins game

Finally cancer-free, 3-year-old ‘Mighty Quinn’ drops the puck at Bruins game

After 3-year-old Quinn Waters underwent surgery to remove a brain tumor, Boston Bruins forward Charlie Coyle sent him a message of support on Facebook during the Stanley Cup playoffs earlier this y… Read full article: Finally cancer-free, 3-year-old ‘Mighty ...→

14-year-old girl crashes car, takes out power to thousands

14-year-old girl crashes car, takes out power to thousands

REVERE, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say about 7,000 customers lost power when a 14-year-old girl crashed a car into a utility pole just outside Boston.... Revere police say the girl, apparently driving her parents’ car, struck a pole just before 2 a.m. Thursday. Read full article: 14-year-old girl crashes car, takes out ...→

68-year-old man is the first black patient to receive a face transplant

68-year-old man is the first black patient to receive a face transplant

"It is vitally important for individuals of all races and ethnicities to consider organ donation." Read full article: 68-year-old man is the first black patie...→

6-year-old battling cancer meets Houston Astros star Jose Altuve ahead of World Series

6-year-old battling cancer meets Houston Astros star Jose Altuve ahead of World Series

"Abigail was so excited to have been given this opportunity to. She even asked him is he could hit a home run for her," her father wrote on Facebook Read full article: 6-year-old battling cancer meets Houston...→

Gretta Monahan talks breast cancer on ‘Rachael Ray’

Gretta Monahan talks breast cancer on ‘Rachael Ray’

Boston native and lifestyle guru Gretta Monahan joined Rachael Ray on Friday’s episode of the host’s daytime talk show, where the Boston Herald contributor opened up about her ongoing experience wi… Read full article: Gretta Monahan talks breast cancer on ‘R...→

10-Year-Old Santa Ana Girl Takes Her Own Life; Police Investigate Rumors Of Bullying

10-Year-Old Santa Ana Girl Takes Her Own Life; Police Investigate Rumors Of Bullying

Santa Ana detectives were at Hazard Elementary School on Monday investigating reports that the girl was bullied.  Read full article: 10-Year-Old Santa Ana Girl Takes Her Own...→

Zephyrhills man takes gold for 2nd year in acrobatic wingsuit flying

Zephyrhills man takes gold for 2nd year in acrobatic wingsuit flying

A Zephyrhills man took home gold for the second year in a row earlier this month in an extremely athletic, intense sport known as “acrobatic wingsuit flying.” Read full article: Zephyrhills man takes gold for 2nd year ...→

Report: Experimental cancer vaccine showing promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

Report: Experimental cancer vaccine showing promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (WSVN) — A cancer vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly helped kill cancer cells in a patent battling the disease.... Read full article: Report: Experimental cancer vaccine show...→

New vaccine helps kill cancer cells in patient with breast cancer

New vaccine helps kill cancer cells in patient with breast cancer

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.  — The Mayo Clinic tested a new vaccine in clinical trials and found that it effectively helped to remove cancer cells, WTLV reports. Lee Mercker learned she had b… Read full article: New vaccine helps kill cancer cells in p...→

17-year-old who beat cancer twice returns to football field

17-year-old who beat cancer twice returns to football field

Take it from a young man who was in the fight of his life twice: "Just gotta believe. Be determined and positive." Read full article: 17-year-old who beat cancer twice return...→

4-year-old cancer patient gets 5-day Orlando theme park experience thanks to several organizations

4-year-old cancer patient gets 5-day Orlando theme park experience thanks to several organizations

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, FLA. (WSVN) - Several organizations have teamed up to give a boy with a rare form of cancer to experience the theme... Read full article: 4-year-old cancer patient gets 5-day Orl...→

Running Helps Oncology Nurse Through Cancer Battle

Running Helps Oncology Nurse Through Cancer Battle

Diagnosed with breast cancer five years ago, Colleen Chin credits running with getting her through the harsh treatments she's endured. Read full article: Running Helps Oncology Nurse Through Can...→

New cancer vaccine helped kill cancer cells in breast cancer patient

New cancer vaccine helped kill cancer cells in breast cancer patient

A vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly removed cancer cells in a breast cancer patient. Read full article: New cancer vaccine helped kill cancer ce...→

VIDEO: 9-year-old steals grandmother’s car, takes joyride on I-75

VIDEO: 9-year-old steals grandmother’s car, takes joyride on I-75

A 9-year-old boy is safe and uninjured after going on a joyride in his grandmother’s car Saturday afternoon. Read full article: VIDEO: 9-year-old steals grandmother’s c...→

New cancer vaccine shows promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

New cancer vaccine shows promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient

A vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly removed cancer cells in a breast cancer patient.  Read full article: New cancer vaccine shows promise, helped...→

11-Year-Old Cancer Patient Enjoys New Dino Themed Room After Special Spaces Renovation

11-Year-Old Cancer Patient Enjoys New Dino Themed Room After Special Spaces Renovation

An 11-year-old cancer patient woke up in his new Jurassic themed room Wednesday morning after volunteers from Special Spaces Illinois and Feld Entertainment.  Read full article: 11-Year-Old Cancer Patient Enjoys New Di...→

94-year-old spends birthday  skydiving

94-year-old spends birthday skydiving

The 94-year-old celebrated her birthday by jumping out of a plane at Skydive Grand Haven. Read full article: 94-year-old spends birthday skydiving...→

Special Spaces Illinois Redecorating 11-Year-Old Cancer Patient's Room

CHICAGO (CBS)– Volunteers from Special Spaces Illinois and Feld Entertainment are renovating a dinosaur room for an 11-year-old cancer patient.... Peter was diagnosed with Hodgkins Lymphoma in May and is now in remission. He is a big fan of dinosaurs and is excited about the makeover. Read full article: Special Spaces Illinois Redecorating 11-...→

6-year-old girl with cerebral palsy takes first steps without walker

6-year-old girl with cerebral palsy takes first steps without walker

(CNN) — Parents are usually proud of their children when they take their first steps, but for Lovely Johnson, it made her daughter her hero.... Read full article: 6-year-old girl with cerebral palsy take...→

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out of Adult Criminal System

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out of Adult Criminal System

New York is taking most 17-year-olds with offenses out of the adult criminal justice system. Read full article: NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out of Adu...→

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out Of Adult Criminal System

NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out Of Adult Criminal System

New York had been among the last states that automatically prosecuted 16- and 17-year-olds as adults. Read full article: NY Law Now Takes 17-Year-Olds Out Of Adu...→

Cancer Patient Requests to Be Baptized Just Days Before His Death

Cancer Patient Requests to Be Baptized Just Days Before His Death

A wheel-chair bound man dying of lung cancer made one final request before his death on September 10th in Birmingham, Alabama. Read full article: Cancer Patient Requests to Be Baptized J...→

3-Year-Old Gritty Superfan Battling Cancer Has Very Special Birthday Wish

3-Year-Old Gritty Superfan Battling Cancer Has Very Special Birthday Wish

One of Gritty's youngest fans who is battling cancer has a birthday wish of his own for Philly's beloved mascot. Read full article: 3-Year-Old Gritty Superfan Battling Canc...→

5-year-old cancer survivor celebrates latest birthday by donating thousands of toys to hospital that treated him

5-year-old cancer survivor celebrates latest birthday by donating thousands of toys to hospital that treated him

The massive haul of donated presents for the Hershey Med Children's Hospital included 1,263 tubs of Play-Doh, 1,249 dinosaurs and dozens of superhero action figures. Read full article: 5-year-old cancer survivor celebrates la...→

A Year Later, Pleasanton Officer Continues Battle Against Cancer

A Year Later, Pleasanton Officer Continues Battle Against Cancer

East Bay law enforcement officers are rallying around one of their own as Pleasanton Police Officer Kyle Henrickson battles pancreatic cancer. Read full article: A Year Later, Pleasanton Officer Continu...→