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Leukemia

Cole Moniz at the Tewksbury Police station. (WBZ-TV)

Tewksbury Police Surprise Boy Battling Leukemia

A little boy battling leukemia got a huge surprise from the Tewksbury Police Department Thursday.

03/13/2014

Aybel Martin

Stranger Gives NH Boy A Shot At Beating Leukemia

Aybel Martin checked in to Boston Children’s Hospital as he prepares for chemotherapy or radiation before a bone marrow transplant. A 100% match was found from a stranger.

01/27/2014

Rich and Mary Shertenlieb leave Beth Israel Hospital. (Photo by WBZ's Chris Gobeille)

Mary Shertenlieb Returns Home

On Wednesday, the Shertenlieb household will once again be whole.

03/20/2013

Mary and Rich Shertenlieb. (Photo from Rich Shertenlieb)

Beating Cancer In 16 Days: The Shertenliebs Share Their Story

Last month, Mary Shertenlieb was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia. But in just 16 days, thanks to the outpouring of support from friends new and old, family and thousands of Toucher & Rich listeners, she won her battle and is cancer free.

03/11/2013

Rich Shertenlieb (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)

Toucher & Rich: Mary Shertenlieb Cancer Free After 16 Days

Rich shared some amazing news Friday morning on Toucher & Rich: After just 16 days, Mary Shertenlieb is now cancer free.

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Jack Curran of Kingston

Boy With Leukemia Presents Ball At Patriots Game

Five-year-old Jack Curran of Kingston served as the official presenter of the game ball to Pat the Patriot.

08/21/2012

3-year-old Marty Wells drops the puck for a benefit in his honor.

Burlington HS Hockey Raises Money For 3-Year-Old Fighting Leukemia

One last thing: Burlington High School’s 2012 varsity ice hockey team recently played a game they will never forget.

07/12/2012

Maddie needs a bone marrow transplant from her 2-year-old sister. (Photo from Facebook)

Rockland 2-Year-Old To Give Bone Marrow To Little Sister In Need

A 2-year-old Rockland girl is donating her bone marrow to her little sister, who has a very rare form of leukemia.

01/18/2012

Carrie Atkins and Erin Cortright meet for the first time at Mass General Hospital. (credit: CBS)

Bone Marrow Donor, Recipient Meet At Mass General Hospital

Erin Cortright was fighting Leukemia when she was told she had months to live. Then Carrie Atkins stepped in and donated her bone marrow.

02/11/2011

New Parkinson's Disease Treatment

New Parkinson’s Treatment Could Slow Progression Of Disease

There could also be a new drug to help patients with Parkinson’s disease. Most of the drugs on the market right now only target the symptoms. But Paula Ebben shows us how a new approach could actually slow down the progression of the disease.

01/20/2011

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