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Chemo round 4.. ugh

There is really no way I can describe this week in a positive way. As you probably know, Mark had his fourth infusion of chemo on Tuesday. 452 more words

Dan's Cancer

So here is what I have learned so far. And this is all mostly in my own words so you know, it is probably 98% actually correct. 1,496 more words


Success at the Yard Sale!

The Yard Sale was a success.  We were able to raise $1223.00 for Free to Breath!!!  I spoke with Hillary Nemchik, the Pacific SouthWest Regional Events Manager for Free to Breathe and she let me know that $1200 dollars can fund a 40-hour work week of lung cancer research! 293 more words

ALK+ Lung Cancer

The cancer story

For those who don’t know me, I’m Chloe. I’m 21 and my stepdad Mark has stomach cancer. Now we have that cleared, I’ll talk about why I’m starting this blog. 812 more words

Penn researchers use infrared imaging to detect lung tumours in humans.

Penn Medicine researchers are now able to identify cancerous tumours of the lung using infrared imaging that makes hidden tumours glow during surgery.  In a pilot study, researchers performed the first in-human demonstration of this technology to identify lung tumours during surgery without prior knowledge of their location or existence. 528 more words