Latest Children With Leukaemia Stories

2008-07-09 21:00:08

AS RECENTLY as 15 to 20 years ago, blood cancers were terminal afflictions. Today, the prognosis for patients with leukaemia and certain types of lymphoma is much brighter.

2008-06-19 18:00:00

By Jule Wilson SCIENTISTS in Newcastle have developed a breakthrough cancer drug which early tests suggest is 10 times more effective in fighting leukaemia.

2008-04-29 00:55:00

Children may be reducing their risk of developing acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL), the most common type of leukemia, by almost 30 percent simply by attending daycare, scientists said on Tuesday.

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