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Anne Arundel Co. Girl Graduates At Sick Mom’s Side

An Anne Arundel County high school arranged an unofficial, private graduation ceremony for a senior whose mother is terminally ill.

05/10/2014

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Counseling Helping Cancer Patients To Live With The Disease

While millions are raised every year for cancer research, much less comes in for the counseling of patients fighting the disease.

05/07/2014

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Don and Marty had “Coffee With” Patrick Dempsey and Kathryn West. They talked about cancer and the importance of building a support network. Ron Matz had “People Are Talking” about the Maryland Film Festival.

05/07/2014

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Annual Maryland Half Marathon Returns With Something New

It’s one of the biggest events of the year for Baltimore area runners, and it happens on Saturday morning. It’s the annual Maryland Half Marathon.

05/05/2014

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2-Day Bike Ride To Conquer Cancer Coming To Maryland This Fall

It’s a common killer in the United States, and the fight to conquer cancer this year is rolling with a two-day cycling event around the nation’s capital.

04/18/2014

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Little Girl With Big Heart Honors Her Friend’s Memory With Gifts To Ill Children

She’s just 11 years old, but when one of her best friends died of cancer she decided to honor his memory by helping others. And on Sunday, Emily Nelson will make a trip to the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.

04/11/2014

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Bicyclists Pedal From Key Bridge To Key West To Help Those With Cancer

Billions of dollars are spent each year researching a cure for cancer, but those fighting the disease often see an immediate financial burden.

04/02/2014

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Congress Heeds Dying Va. Girl’s Call On Research

Two weeks before she died from brain cancer last October, tiny 10-year-old Gabriella Miller of Leesburg, Va., delivered a message on YouTube to Congress: “Stop talking and start doing.”

03/13/2014

Zach Lederer

Inspirational Univ. Of Maryland Student Loses Battle With Brain Cancer

A University of Maryland student who inspired people across the country has lost his battle with brain cancer.

03/12/2014

Monica Pence Barlow

Orioles PR Director Dies Of Lung Cancer At Age 36

After a long battle with lung cancer, the Orioles director of public relations died Friday morning at age 36.

02/28/2014

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Casey Cares Invites 50 Families Of Kids Battling Health Issues To ‘Believe It Or Not’

The families of children who are battling life threatening health issues long for their lives to return to normal. A local nonprofit tried to make that happen on Monday.

02/17/2014

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Runners Training In The Dead Of Winter For Maryland Half Marathon

The dead of winter turns into training season for many avid runners waiting for the Maryland Half Marathon this spring. It’s part of WJZ’s Continuing Community Commitment.

01/30/2014

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