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ACCO.org Rated #1 Childhood Cancer Blog (out of 75)

Feedspot has ranked ACCO.org as the #1 Childhood Cancer blog! This is the most comprehensive list of best Childhood Cancer blogs on the internet. The Best Childhood Cancer blogs from thousands of top Childhood Cancer blogs in the Feedspot index using Read more ›

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Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma Disease: Causes and Symptoms

What Causes Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma Disease? Generally speaking, childhood cancer, like adult cancer, is caused by the uncontrolled replication of our body’s own cells. In a healthy body, cells grow and divide only when needed to replace old or damaged Read more ›

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Brighten Gold Ribbon Hero Lexy’s Day

Brighten Lexy’s Day with a Personalized Audio Greeting! Join together with us to show childhood cancer warrior Lexy that she has the love and support of the childhood cancer community across the country! Alexa—Lexy for short—has been fighting a persistent Read more ›

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Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma Disease: Risk Factors and Prevention

Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma Disease: A brief introduction Childhood Hodgkin lymphoma, similarly to adult Hodgkin lymphoma, is a type of malignant cancer of the lymph system, which forms a critical part of the immune system our bodies use to fight disease. Read more ›

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Latest data show a global increase of 13% in childhood cancer incidence over two decades

Lyon, France, 11 April 2017 – An international study coordinated by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and published today in The Lancet Oncology shows that in 2001–2010, childhood cancer was 13% more common than in the 1980s, Read more ›

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Gold Ribbon Hero Rainin Day

Rainin’s Battle Against Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma Rainin was diagnosed with Stage 4 Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma on January 13, 2016 at the age of 6. Rhabdomyosarcoma, or RMS for short, is a type of cancer that develops from skeletal muscles, or the muscles Read more ›

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What is childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma Disease?

Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma Disease Childhood Hodgkin lymphoma is a form of childhood cancer in which malignant cancer cells begin to grow within the lymph system. The lymph system plays a critical role in the body’s immune system, which, when functioning Read more ›

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Hauling Away Childhood Cancer

IF YOU LIVE IN THE LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY AREA AND HAVE A LITTLE ONE (OR BIG ONE) THAT LOVES TRUCKS – JOIN US! Thursday, March 23rd-Saturday March 25th Hours: 1-6p Thursday, 10-6p Friday, 9-4p Saturday Kentucky Expo Center: 937 Phillips Lane Read more ›

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Ken Wegner President of ACCO

Ken Wegner, President of The Jel Sert Company, becomes the Board President of the American Childhood Cancer Organization. The American Childhood Cancer Organization is proud to announce the appointment of Ken Wegner as their Board President. Ken joins the board Read more ›

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Gold Ribbon Hero Nolan S

“Reason this person is a Gold Ribbon Hero: Nolan always had a lovely smile on his face even though going through the worst which should have been the best time of his childhood.  He inspires us. What a fighter !!” Read more ›

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