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Third-quarter surge leads Clyde past Margaretta

CLYDE – When the Clyde boys basketball team comes out of the lockerroom after halftime, the Fliers’ goal is to be the aggressors and force the opposition to call an early timeout. 621 more words

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Yet more issues to deal with

As I write this we’re in our local hospital so Jacob can have a blood transfusion. It’s the first one he’s needed since being discharged from GOSH after his transplant. 292 more words

Special Needs

Interview with Tony Ourris

Tony Ourris is the founder of Anthony Webb Estate Agents and Palmers Green and Southgate Life, a lovely local history and events magazine.

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Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT)

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is the transplantation of multipote hematopoietic stem cells, usually derived from bone marrow, peripheral blood, or umbilical cord blood. It may be autologous (the patient’s own stem cells are used) or allogeneic (the stem cells come from a donor). 824 more words

Surgery

Minn. prep hockey player back on ice after battling cancer

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SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn. – Nikki Karg is the lone senior playing with the South St. Paul’s junior varsity team. 383 more words

Sports

Great Ormond Street deaths caused by stem cell lab failures, inquest told

Four children have died after failings in how stem cells used in life-saving operations were frozen at Great Ormond Street hospital, it emerged this week. The four, who were between one and 12 years old, were among eight children with cancer whose bone marrow transplants did not work as a result of problems with the freezing process. 41 more words

Leukaemia breakthrough 'dramatically reduces risk of fatal disease'

ABC News Kym Agius 14 November 2014

Queensland researchers have made a breakthrough in leukaemia treatment which cuts the chance of patients contracting a potentially fatal disease during treatment.  25 more words

Clinical Pathology