156. Fighting Leukemia

Hey guys and welcome to goodness! Today’s goodness is about a new drug to fight lymphoma! Lymphoma is a type of blood cancer where the infection fighting cells in the immune system turn cancerous. Thought to be caused by a protein called BCL-2, the traditional treatment for Lymphoma is chemotherapy. But researchers at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and the Peter […]

Kevin Smith: I’m “Living on Borrowed Time” After Heart Attack | THR News

Kevin Smith says he feels like, after his heart attack, he’s “living on borrowed time.” On Monday, the filmmaker tweeted that he’d suffered a “massive” heart attack, saying his doctor told him he had “100% blockage of my LAD artery (aka ‘the Widow-Maker’).” Two days later, he returned home. And on Thursday, he gave his first interview about his health […]

What Causes Sickle Cell…and How Are We Treating It?

Sickle cell disease is a group of inherited blood disorders. In fact, it’s the most commonly inherited blood disorder in the world affecting millions of people worldwide. Once upon a time Sickle Cell was almost impossible to live with but today, we know a lot more about it and it turns out, something as simple as H2O can help keep […]