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Kare 11s Boyd Huppert diagnosed with cancer [Video]

Long time journalist in the state of Minnesota Boyd Huppert has announced that he has been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a relatively uncommon blood, and bone marrow cancer.

Huppert, 59 and a journalist for KARE 11, is best known for his “Land of 10,000 Stories” segment, focusing on telling Minnesotans’ stories. In one of his last segments, however, he shared his own story.

To talk about his diagnosis and battle with cancer, Hupert joined News Talk 830 WCCO’s Jordana Green.

Huppert was diagnosed a little over a month ago, and he shared that one of the reasons he wanted to talk about it publicly was to bring awareness.

“I decided I wanted to talk about this publicly just to remind people to pay attention to what their body is telling them,” Huppert said.

After feeling fatigued, having bloody noses, and hemorrhaging behind his eyes, Huppert knew he needed to see …

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Second-line CAR-T therapy in B-cell lymphoma [Video]

Peter M. Riedell, MD, University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL, shares updates from the Phase III ZUMA-7 trial (NCT03391466) of the anti CD19 axicabtagene ciloleucel (axi-cel), a chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy in patients with relapsed/refractory (r/r) large B-cell lymphoma (LBCL). A superior event-free survival and overall survival were reported in the axi-cel arm and the findings corroborate with data from the Phase III TRANSFORM trial (NCT03575351), demonstrating the potential of CAR T-cell therapy as a second-line option for LBCL. This interview took place at the 63rd ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition congress in Atlanta, GA.

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Having Cancer at 19 | Primary mediastinal B-cell lymphoma [Video]

Thank you to everyone who helped me through one of the toughest times of my life. I was able to stay resilient and positive through the immense support from my family, friends, oncologist, and nurses. I recorded all throughout all my six sessions of chemo to look back and remember the challenges I had to grow through but I also wanted to share this for the people who are going through cancer treatments - hoping this video will give them comfort and strength through their recovery. Instagram: @ellekcimTikTok: @ellekcim

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Boy Fighting Leukemia Enjoys Hamburger Dinner With Santa In North Pole CBS Philly [Video]

A 7-year-old Woodland boy diagnosed with leukemia wished to meet Santa Claus and have a hamburger dinner at the North Poleand that wish was granted.

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Seneca Valley Football Teams Draws Inspiration From Athletic Director Diagnosed With Breast Cancer CBS Pittsburgh [Video]

Seneca Valley High School's football team is learning the greatest lessons in life this year.