Cancer Patients

Jenn Gibbons

Woman On Mission To Row Around Lake Michigan Stands Undeterred By Assault

A Chicago woman on a rowing mission says she won’t be deterred by a sexual attack on her over the weekend in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012

Hospital Bed Generic

Hospital Worker Charged With Using Patients’ Credit Cards To Pay Bills

The Cook County State’s Attorney has charged a hospital worker with paying her bills with credit cards stolen from cancer patients.

WBBM Newsradio–05/15/2012

Katie Widmar

Cancer Survivor Gives Out Blankets, Encouragement To Patients

More than five years now cancer-free, a 24-year-old Chicago woman is now in her fourth year of giving out blankets to hospitalized cancer patients.

WBBM Newsradio–12/29/2011

Ovarian Cancer

Hospital Saving Ovaries For Cancer Patients

Children’s Memorial Hospital has begun experimenting with young female cancer patients, by removing an ovary in anticipation that the patient may want to have a child once she hits adulthood.

WBBM Newsradio–03/25/2011