After a month of intense chemotherapy, Rebecca’s cancer was in remission. However, since the leukemia had a high probability of returning, she was transferred to Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre for a stem cell transplant.
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Noelle decided from a young age that she wasn’t going to let cerebral palsy stand in the way of her goals.
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At the age of three weeks, Maddie began more than a year of testing and monitoring with genetic specialists. This led to an official diagnosis of cystic fibrosis. Blood work led to another shocking diagnosis – leukemia.
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Stephanie Hickey suddenly lost strength on the left side of her body. The 34-year-old from Hamilton was six-months pregnant, and the safety of her unborn child was foremost on her mind as her limp body began to collapse.
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Donors and clinical teams celebrated the opening of the new Hybrid Operating Suite at Hamilton General Hospital.
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Jessica Durka thought she had tonsillitis. She was shocked when testing revealed she had cancer.
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Shana Greatrix from Port Ryerse had trouble catching her breath. Unbeknownst to her, she was dangerously close to losing her life.
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