What does The RACE for Children Act Mean?

Most paediatric cancer patients are subjected to treatments that are not designed for a child’s developing body. This is because there has been too little research into Childhood Cancer and too few new medications to treat childhood cancer. According to the Coalition against Childhood Cancer, a mere 4 % of America’s  National Cancer Institute’s budget […]

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Michael Bublé’s Son Cancer-Free!

Michael Bublé and his wife, Luisana Lopilato’s 3 year old son Noah was diagnosed with a very rare type of liver cancer, which affects only 1 in 1 million children, in November, 2016. The parents immediately sought the best treatment and Noah then underwent a 4-month journey of treatment. In early February, Noah’s Aunt Daniela Lopilato, a nutritionist, who was […]

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New Genetic Cause of Wilms Tumour Discovered

According to a new study led by researchers at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, and published in the journal Nature Genetics on Monday 10 November 2015, Genetic Mutations in the REST gene have been shown to cause Wilms’ tumour, a rare kidney cancer that occurs in children. A Wilms’ tumor is a rare kidney cancer that […]

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