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Fairbanks native, three-time cancer survivor shares story

...said.It was 1988 and medical care in Fairbanks was not as advanced as it is now, so Zaverl was sent to Children's Hospital in Seattle. A biopsy of her lymph nodes revealed the awful truth - she had stage two Hodgkin's Lymphoma.Since treatment...
Teen cancer survivors share experience

...germ cell cancer. A tumor the size of a mini football had ruptured. The tumor was surgically removed at Children's Hospital in Seattle, she says. Then she was treated with four rounds of chemotherapy at Dornbecker Children's in Portland...
Alaska Digest

...But it's possible that one of the 1,010 samples will produce a better match, she said. It's not certain when Alex will receive a transplant, Quinto said. He is still undergoing chemotherapy at Children's Hospital in Seattle.
Marrow drive leads to transplant for 6-year-old

...diagnosis, received a marrow transplant at Children's Hospital in Seattle. The medical procedure was made possible...just like blood but it is very thick." The Children's Hospital in Seattle threw a party for Cesar on Monday, with young...
Juneau boy out of intensive care, community plans fund-raisers

A Juneau boy who spent July, August and September in the intensive-care unit of Children's Hospital in Seattle is out of intensive care and regaining his strength, his mother said Thursday. Andrew Gibb was admitted to intensive care at...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...99518. He was born Feb. 7, 2000, with a congenital heart defect. He underwent open heart surgery at Children's Hospital in Seattle when he was seven weeks old. His family wrote that in spite of his physical challenges he was an active...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...police arrived, the report said. The boy was taken to Bartlett Regional Hospital about 1 p.m. and flown to Children's Hospital in Seattle about 4:20 p.m., a Bartlett official said. The child is stable, no longer on a ventilator and improving...
Neighbors Digest

...Juneau, was diagnosed with a golf-ball-size tumor on her brain on Aug. 11, she was referred to the Children's Hospital, in Seattle, Wash., for surgery to have the tumor removed. Scharen immediately took the Life Flight while her family...
Boy who inspired statewide marrow drive comes home

...nine-month battle. Six-year-old Alex Cesar came home to the state capital Thursday after an extended stay at Children's Hospital in Seattle, where he underwent treatment for leukemia. His family conducted a successful statewide bone-marrow drive...
Mother: Abused girl is 'going to recover'

...worked for the Juneau Youth Center and Goldbelt Security. After nearly three weeks, Reina was transferred to Children's Hospital in Seattle, where pediatric specialists are working to mend her wounds. Fixing the emotional damage will be equally...


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