Items Tagged ‘Hodgkins Lymphoma’

Kenny's Story

October 15, 2018

Kenny’s Story

By uclahealth uclahealth

Kenny Thomas is a one of our long-standing Dribble heroes! For someone so young, he has been a spokesperson for UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital and a vocal one at that! As a National Ambassador for Hyundai Hope On Wheels, Kenny traveled all over the country speaking about his experience with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and an advocate […]

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Tags: cancer survivor, dribble for the cure, Hodgkins Lymphoma, pediatric cancer, pediatric cancer research, UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital

April 15, 2013

My HERO……he fought the good fight

By GarrettsMom GarrettsMom

My beautiful son, Garrett was diagnosed with Hodgkins Lymphoma on Decemember 26, 2009………the day after Christmas and a month after he ran a 5k race. He was only 29 and was an athlete all his life. We were in Tennessee visiting for Thanksgiving and I could tell something was wrong, just didn’t imagine cancer. He […]

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Tags: cancer, Hodgkins Lymphoma, nurses & staff, patient stories, radiation oncology, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center Santa Monica

November 1, 2007

Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Diagnosis Changes Course of Teacher’s Life

By uclahealth uclahealth

For Brad Zebrack, a diagnosis of cancer changed the course of his life. The 25-year-old UCLA graduate who wanted to be a middle school teacher returned to school to earn master’s and doctoral degrees and now studies the impact of cancer on families and young adults. Rendered sterile by the harsh chemotherapy he was given, […]

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Tags: cancer, Dr. Patricia Ganz, Hodgkins Lymphoma, National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship, UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center