Pavlos Zimbrakos, 9 yrs old, was diagnosed with a craniopharyngioma in December 2008. He received proton radiation at the University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute in Jacksonville Florida. (via http://www.protonfunride.com/Testimonials_1.html# )
We have an update on Cannon from Cannonball Kids' Cancer and we need your support, thoughts and prayers please. Today Cannon and his family will "all head to Philly to CHOP (Children's Hospital of Philadelphia) for his yearly check ups from proton radiation and stem cell transplant. Proton radiation and radiation in general is so toxic it causes major issues in both adults and children - it's really important to watch Cannon's growth and development.
Childhood cancer warrior Yitzi was away from his family and friends for eight weeks of proton radiation therapy at Massachusetts General Hospital. Upon his return home to Baltimore, his Chai Lifeline Southeast friends threw him a surprise welcome home party! Many thanks to our dedicated volunteers, Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School friends, and the extremely generous DJ Balagan for making this a party to remember
#Throwback to my proton radiation graduation with Dr. Ronnie and Michelle. Such a wonderful day! @ufhealth #cancer #radiation #protonradiation #jacksonville #cancersucks #cancerawareness #beatcancer #ependymoma #ependymomaawareness #spinalcordinjury #spinalcordtumor #spinalcordcancer
This is a fundraiser for Raven Patience Cohee. She is a resilient 6 year old who was diagnosed with a rare brain tumor just a few days after her 2nd birthday. She has undergone 4 whole years of treatment. Including over 3 years of chemotherapy, 6 weeks of proton radiation therapy treament, and 2...