A Girl Dying From Leukemia Has Been Saved By a Version of HIV

Cancer and HIV are both horrible, terrifying things to have in your body, but a new treatment is successfully pitting the latter against the former, and seven-year-old Emma Whitehead is alive to prove it. Months ago she was near death because of her chemo-resistant leukemia, and now she's in remission thanks to a… » 12/10/12 4:20pm 12/10/12 4:20pm

Doctor Diagnoses Leukemia Via Facebook, Saves Four-Year-Old Boy's Life

The smiling folks in the photos above? Those are four-year-old Ted and his father Phillip Rice. They're happy because—thanks to Facebook and a doctor friend—Ted's acute lymphocytic leukemia was diagnosed early in its progression and he's been able to receive the chemotherapy treatment he needs. » 3/08/11 12:20am 3/08/11 12:20am