PATIENT STORY

‘It made us feel we had a life again’

Partnership brings clinic to northern Michigan—closer to home for children being treated for cancer and blood disorders.

June 25, 2017 0
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From ‘I survived’ to ‘I do’

On her wedding day, Kierstynn Foster Rozema and her groom visit the place where she faced and beat leukemia.

June 18, 2017 4
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Be someone’s angel

There's no better way to spend a Saturday than setting a world record and raising money for cancer patients.

May 17, 2017 0
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‘I felt like I was dying all the time’

After battling back from a heart condition and leukemia, Liz Klinkoski, 31, is now recovering from a stroke.

May 15, 2017 6

Battling bad blood

A new vaccine could be a major breakthrough in treating acute myeloid leukemia.

April 30, 2017 4
PATIENT STORY

‘So happy I could cry’

For Naomi, progress after her bone marrow transplant means strawberries and bike rides.

April 10, 2017 5

Should we ditch Splenda?

After a study links the artificial sweetener to leukemia risks in mice, a Spectrum Health oncologist urges caution.

March 23, 2017 0
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‘Think about the good things’

Naomi, 7, has advice for other cancer patients after she emerges from a month of isolation for her bone marrow transplant.

November 28, 2016 3
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Superheroes see ‘smiles in their eyes’

Captain Marvel, Wonder Woman, Batman and Spider-Man spend time with heroic children.

October 21, 2016 0
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‘You are the true heroes’

Former and current patients and their families join caregivers to show respect to those fighting childhood cancer.

September 24, 2016 0
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Ribbons send messages of hope

Young patients bring awareness to childhood cancer with personalized ribbons.

September 20, 2016 1
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‘This is cancer? It can’t be’

Naomi Wilke, a 7-year-old from Torch Lake, battles two forms of leukemia at once.

August 18, 2016 15