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Teen Cancer Patient Raises Millions for Teenage Cancer Trust

A teenage blogger with terminal cancer has raised £1m for our sister charity, Teenage Cancer Trust charity and posted a final message to his followers. Stephen Sutton, 19, from Staffordshire, UK was diagnosed with bowel cancer aged 15 and started raising funds for the Teenage Cancer Trust. On Tuesday, he posted on Facebook: ”It’s a final thumbs up from me! I think this is just one hurdle too far.” Reacting to news that the total had passed £1m, Stephen tweeted ”thank you all so much”. “The whole situation is just breathtaking in many ways!!” he added. Completed items on the bucket list Get a […]

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Long Beach Weekend Atmosphere Thrills Roger Daltrey, as he Promotes Teen Cancer America

April 21, 2014

As founding member and lead singer of The Who, Roger Daltrey knows a thing or two about teamwork – working with a band and a stage crew to put together an off-the-hook show. So when he saw Justin Wilson’s Verizon IndyCar Series Dale Coyne Racing team up close and personal this weekend, as a guest of Honda to promote the Teen Cancer America organization, he took notice of the similarities. “It’s quite similar, really. I don’t think people – unless you’re a true race fan – they don’t give enough credit to the teamwork,” Daltrey told MotorSportsTalk in a Sunday […]

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Give Mikaela a Chance Against Cancer by Signing this Petition

High school sweethearts, Keith and Mikaela Knapp, got married after graduating from college in 2011. Two years later, Mikaela was diagnosed with Stage IV kidney cancer. Since Mikaela’s diagnosis in October 2013, she has exhausted every FDA-approved treatment option available for her type of cancer. Now, with the cancer unchallenged and spreading every day, the couple has been urgently seeking clinical trial options in the hopes of protecting their future together. Give Mikaela a chance against cancer by signing this petition.