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New Mass. Law Requires Insurers To Cover Chemotherapy Pills

Insurance companies that provide coverage for chemotherapy treatments will be required to provide the same level of coverage for chemotherapy pills under a bill signed by Gov. Deval Patrick.

01/05/2013

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Lahey Clinic Works On New Vaccine To Battle Breast Cancer

Researchers are working on a vaccine of sorts that could keep breast cancer cells from coming back. Right now clinical trials are underway in the Boston area.

10/18/2012

David Morasco and NH Governor John Lynch tour the castle.

Dream Comes True For NH Boy Battling Rare Disease

Make-A-Wish New Hampshire built an expansive castle complete with suits of armor, spires and bridges in Epping.

01/25/2012

Three-story castle being made by Make-A-Wish.

Backyard Castle Helps NH Boy Battle Rare Disease

The Make-A-Wish Foundation is helping to bring a 12-year-old’s dream to life.

01/23/2012

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Back In The Pilot Seat After Rectal Surgery

Flying high was always part of Joshua Sager’s life plan. He would become a well-respected Navy fighter pilot on his way to a Squadron Commander title. He had found the girl of his dreams. But, just before finishing up his Master’s degree work at Naval College, he noticed some irregular bleeding.

07/14/2011

Kristen LaBrie stands in court during her murder trial in Lawrence Superior Court Tuesday, April 5, 2011.  (AP Photo/Patrick Whittemore, Pool)

Mom Accused Of Denying Son Meds Testifies

A Salem mother accused of withholding cancer treatment from her autistic son has begun testifying in her own defense.

04/07/2011