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Amazing Kid: Kylie Kuhns

Kylie Kuhns is working to help make life a little brighter for children with cancer. Credit: Courtesy of Kylie Kuhns Amazing Kid: Kylie Kuhns Age: 13 Grade: 8th Home Town: Mifflinburg, Penn. School: Mifflinburg Area Middle School...This teen is helping kids with cancer conquer their fears.

Amazing Dad: Russell Jackson

Russell Jackson gets a show of support from his two children. Credit: Mary W. Jackson
Amazing Dad: Russell Jackson, founder of Kid One, an organization that transports medically-ill children and expectant moms to doctors and hospitals across the ...

Lance Armstrong to Be a Daddy

Seven-time Tour De France winner Lance Armstrong is set to be a father again, for the fourth time. Cyclist Lance and girlfriend Anna Hansen are preparing for a new bundle of joy in June of 2009. Lance has three other children with ex-wife Kristin ...

Boy's Rare Illness Leads to Challenges, Hope

Kris had always dreamed of having a large family and by the time she was 30, she was living that dream. She and her husband Kurt were parents to four children – Avery, Aidan, Jonah, and Ethan – all under the age of six. But life was not p...

No right to avoid chemo

An eleven-year-old Canadian boy battling Leukemia has decided he doesn't want to undergo any more chemotherapy. His family doesn't want him to suffer anymore chemo either. The Children's Aid Society, however, has taken the boy into custody and is for...

Unborn twins battle mom's cancer

Like a pair of fetal Jackie Chans, Alice and Harriet Stepney literally kicked their mom's cancer's tuchus. Well, not exactly literally, since a cancerous tumour doesn't really have a backside, but, nonetheless, kick it they did. In fact, they kicked ...

14-year old dies after refusing a blood transfusion

Fourteen-year old Jehovah's Witness Dennis Lindberg passed away this past Wednesday after refusing a blood transfusion. His decision to decline the transfusion was based on religious grounds and was supported by a judge. The judge in the case, Joh...

Teenage cancer victim writes guide to help others

Most people, when faced with something really bad, would think of themselves. One would have expected the late Zoe Kilby, after being diagnosed with incurable, terminal cancer, to mix a whole lot of hedonism with her hospital visits. Not so for this ...

Paul Newman hosts camps for terminally ill children

Paul Newman is one of the few celebrities who use their fame to help those with less. His line of specialty foods has raised over $200 million dollars for charity to date. But another philanthropic endeavor of his are his Hole in the Wall Gang camps....

Princess cards for Nadine

Nadine is a first grader who lives in Montana. She just turned seven years old. She is undergoing chemotherapy for the second time in her life now. The first time, she had a Wilms tumor on her kidney. The kidney was removed (she was in kindergarten) ...

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