Rx: Pain – An In-Depth look at Drug Prices in America

Posted by Chris Brown on July 24, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. – Amber is 23. She has twice beaten cancer; Bone cancer at 15, and Leukemia at 20. She has also accumulated a massive medical debt, in no small part through the nearly two dozen pills she was prescribed at the height of her latest battle with cancer. Amber says she reached a point where many of the drugs …

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Randall Children’s Hospital Chosen for Clinical Study with Sick Kids and Dogs

Posted by Brett Reckamp on May 9, 2014

Trevor & Bear – Photo courtesy of Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel

Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel is part of a select group of children’s cancer centers that gets to participate in The Canines and Childhood Cancer Study.  It’s a groundbreaking new program where trained dogs get paired with sick kids and every week when the child …

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Blazer Fan and Cancer Survivor’s Message Heard Loud and Clear

Posted by Brett Reckamp on April 28, 2014

22-year-old Haley Bellows is officially in remission. Her 11th day of being cancer free came Sunday at the Portland Trailblazer’s playoff game against the Houston Rockets.

Bellows’ sign was seen on the jumbotron. The crowd went wild and soon social media caught hold and her message had bee tweeted and re-tweeted by people like Damien Lillard. …

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Light the Night

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on September 2, 2013

I am so excited to be a part of this years Light the Night Walk for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.  It's Saturday, October 19th at the Oregon Convention Center.  I have walked in this event before, but never have I lead a team!  If you've never been to a Light the Night walk before, it really is inspiring.  Hundreds …

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