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Family feel they will never get closure after care worker who mistreated young mum before she died spared jail - Echo

Family feel they will never get closure after care worker who mistreated young mum before she died spared jail
Echo
THE family of a young mum with dementia-like symptoms fear they will never get closure after the care home worker who mistreated her weeks before her death was spared jail. Mavis Offei, 64, was employed at the Parklands nursing home, in Thundersley ...


Monday, May 22, 2017 1:05:50 AM

Radiotherapy in the Modern Era in the Management of Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis - OncLive

OncLive

Radiotherapy in the Modern Era in the Management of Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis
OncLive
Considering there are no clearly defined roles for conformal radiation techniques such as intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) in treating LCH, this study retrospectively reviewed 16 patients with histologically confirmed Langerhans cell ...


Sunday, March 12, 2017 9:00:14 AM

Care worker who mistreated tragic young mum suffering from cancer-like disease just weeks before she died avoids jail - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk

Care worker who mistreated tragic young mum suffering from cancer-like disease just weeks before she died avoids jail
Mirror.co.uk
Hollie, 21, suffered from Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH), a cancer-like disease that causes brain tumours, reports the Basildon Canvey Southend Echo . She was placed in the home alongside elderly residents by Essex County Council. Basildon Crown ...


Friday, May 19, 2017 8:52:57 AM

'I really don't feel good' - Irish teen Shauntelle posts emotional 'cancer edition' make-up tutorial - Irish Independent

Irish Independent

'I really don't feel good' - Irish teen Shauntelle posts emotional 'cancer edition' make-up tutorial
Irish Independent
... go a long way when it comes to making her feel more confident. Shauntelle Tynan (18) from Carlow was diagnosed multi-system Langheran's cell histiocytosis in May 2015 and is currently undergoing treatment in Texas Children's Hospital to save her life.


Tuesday, May 23, 2017 6:10:00 AM

Make-A-Wish South Carolina surprises Greenville girl with trip to ... - Greenville News

Greenville News

Make-A-Wish South Carolina surprises Greenville girl with trip to ...
Greenville News
Three-year-old Juliette Haire has remained strong, even while battling a condition that has kept her in and out of the hospital since last year.


Saturday, April 29, 2017 2:18:17 PM

Mother of four-year-old boy: My son's rare cancer left us in the dark - Express.co.uk

Express.co.uk

Mother of four-year-old boy: My son's rare cancer left us in the dark
Express.co.uk
It took another four months, countless sleepless nights and a series of X-rays, ultrasound, CT and MRI scans as well as a biopsy of the lump, before my little boy was finally diagnosed with Langerhans' cell histiocytosis (LCH), a rare cancer-like ...


Tuesday, March 28, 2017 3:31:16 AM

Ray of Sunshine campaign: Baldivis mum aims to raise awareness of rare condition after losing baby to histiocytosis - Community Newspaper Group

Community Newspaper Group

Ray of Sunshine campaign: Baldivis mum aims to raise awareness of rare condition after losing baby to histiocytosis
Community Newspaper Group
A BALDIVIS woman who lost her baby to Histiocytosis has set up a Ray of Sunshine campaign to raise awareness of the condition. Shradha Brown is also fundraising in memory of her son Rayaan for research into the rare condition. “We hope that by sharing ...


Wednesday, October 05, 2016 5:08:47 AM

Pride of Australia: Perth couple fight to find cure for rare illness after losing baby - Perth Now

Perth Now

Pride of Australia: Perth couple fight to find cure for rare illness after losing baby
Perth Now
A rare form of Langerhans cell histiocytosis had destroyed 80 per cent of his lung tissue. Rayaan fought for 42 days in hospital before the side effects of treatment became too much. He died in March last year. The Baldivis couple have been nominated ...


Saturday, September 17, 2016 12:14:04 PM

Volunteer Center Honors Four North Shore Women - Daily North Shore

Daily North Shore

Volunteer Center Honors Four North Shore Women
Daily North Shore
After a diagnosis of the blood disease Langerhans cell histiocytosis (“LCH”), she started selling unique necklaces made from rocks found on the shores of Lake Michigan to raise money for medical research. Now a college student, Martin continues to ...


Sunday, May 07, 2017 8:07:35 PM

Four-year-old Pirate-Sebbie Kicks off World Wish day celebrations at Portsmouth's Spinnaker tower - AboutMyArea

AboutMyArea

Four-year-old Pirate-Sebbie Kicks off World Wish day celebrations at Portsmouth's Spinnaker tower
AboutMyArea
Sebbie, who has been fighting a very rare cancer-like condition called Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis, or LCH, since he was two, was full of excitement as he arrived with his Mum, Kristina, Dad, Rick and younger brother Jem at around 5.30p.m. on ...


Tuesday, May 02, 2017 2:08:25 PM

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