11-Year-Old Leukemic Girl With Life-Threatening Bone Marrow Transplant Making Others Smile From ICUMyla Cunanan didn't want any presents for her 11th birthday last month.
SF Cancer Patient Files Lawsuit So Her Doctor Can Prescribe Medication To Bring About Her 'Peaceful Death'A San Francisco cancer patient and a team of right-to-die advocates are suing to make it possible for a doctor to prescribe medication that induces death to a terminally ill patient without the threat of prosecution.
'I Give A Damn!' – Leukemic Marin 1st Grader Pleads For Ban On Unvaccinated Children In Schools A first grader with Leukemia plead with school board members in Tiburon Tuesday night to get all children vaccinated against the measles.
6th Grader Stuck At Stanford Hospital Recovering From Leukemia, Gets A Holiday 'Get Well' Video From His ClassmatesRoll video: “Hi Iron Man, it’s your friend Jonathan. Hope you get better,” says one young boy. 'Iron Man' is Nicolas Queen and his classmates got together and made a video to cheer him up for the holidays.
Warriors Sign 20-Year-Old Australian Man With Leukemia To One-Day ContractThe Golden State Warriors will grant a wish to a 20-year-old Australian man with leukemia by signing him to a one-day contract Thursday, team officials said.
Taylor Swift Sings For Young Cancer PatientFootage of Taylor Swift singing to young 6-year-old Jordan Lee Nickerson hit social media…
NorCal Teen With Leukemia Gets His Wish To Go See The World Cup In BrazilThe Make-A-Wish foundation is sending a Salinas teen who suffers from leukemia to see the World Cup soccer matches in Brazil.
Man's Fight Against Cancer Unveils Challenge Finding Asian-American Bone Marrow DonorsNearly 11 million Americans are registered according to the Asian-American donor program. Only 7 percent are Asian, while Filipino-Americans make up barely 1 percent of that group.
Batkid Returns To Gotham City For Make-A-Wish FundraiserThe 5-year-old known to friends and family as Miles Scott teamed up with San Francisco police officers for ‘Brave the Bay’, a fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish foundation.
San Francisco Police Chief Reflects On Success Of BatkidSan Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said Monday, "It was really unbelievable. The best part about it is, although the little guy had to get sick to get better ... there was no catastrophe, nobody had to die for all these people to show up to spectacularly support his victory."
Christian Bale On 'Batkid': 'It's So Touching'The actor said the way people came together to help a 5-year-old boy battling leukemia be "Batkid" for a day was "fantastic"...
Bay Area Sports Stars Go Batty For BatkidSan Francisco 49ers stars -- and even coach Jim Harbaugh -- all gave shoutouts to 5-year-old Miles Scott. The San Francisco Giants and Oakland Raiders also cheered him, along with Stanford's baseball team among many others.