Kitty Katt Kimbell died April 24 at her Tuolumne, Calif. home after a long struggle with cancer and other illnesses. She was 60.
Joseph R. Mirenda III, 68, husband of the late Margaret E. (Reese) Mirenda, Old Swede Road, Douglassville, died April 16, 2009, of natural causes in his residence.
When Janeen walked into Larry Ryan’s office for an interview at sundown, with her bright red hair, he thought it was a “bright, glowing angel” standing in the doorway. “He kicked the guy who was with him out of the office. He didn’t even know why I was there!” says Janeen. The pair spent the next two and a half hours talking about life, kids, hobbies and love—everything but a job. Larry had four kids, Janeen had two.
Dr. Chris CorlessKnight Cancer InstitutePortland, Oregon For a patient suddenly faced with a cancer diagnosis, the process by which the diagnosis was made may seem of little interest. It is only the [...]
Elevated liver enzymes are a rare side effect of Gleevec and can occur in CML and GIST patients. Auto-immune hepatitis appears to be one cause of elevated liver enzymes in some patients where the body’s [...]
In a January New York Times article, “Should Patients Be Told of Better Care Elsewhere,” the author, Denise Grady, discusses a friend who was diagnosed with rectal cancer and needed surgery, radiation and chemotherapy. The friend consulted [...]
On March 6 and 7, the LRG Research Team met for the second in-person meeting at Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston, Mass. The Team had previously met in Portland, Oregon at Oregon Health & [...]