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BY Dawn Dorsey

A lot has changed since Ana-Kate Partridge was the MD Anderson Proton Therapy Center’s first pediatric patient 10 years ago. In the past decade, MD Anderson Proton Therapy Center has treated more than 1,000 children, and Ana-Kate has grown into a lively preteen who is cancer-free.

Seeking medulloblastoma treatment at MD Anderson

At 6 months old, Ana-Kate was diagnosed with medulloblastoma, a common brain tumor in children...

Cancerwise blog: Ana-Kate Partridge

BY Dawn Dorsey

A little boy with a rare cancer like rhabdomyosarcoma is still a little boy.

And like many 3-year-old boys, Mason Macri is fascinated...

BY Dawn Dorsey

As a personal trainer, Houston native Claudia Schloeter has spent 18 years helping others get in shape. She has always worked out six days...

BY Dawn Dorsey

Frank Bauer wasn't looking to be a trailblazer when he made an appointment at the MD Anderson Proton Therapy Center nine years ago. He just wanted the best prostate cancer treatment.

Little did he know, he'd become our first patient treated with proton therapy.

Finding the best prostate cancer treatment
Frank, an attorney who lives near Sulphur Springs, Texas, was researching prostate cancer treatments options online...

Read about prostate cancer patient Frank Bauer, the first patient of MD Anderson Proton Therapy Center.

BY Dawn Dorsey

At 44 years old -- five years after successful treatment for large b-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma -- Molly Allen gave birth to her fifth child...

BY Dawn Dorsey

When Katie Meacham was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma in early 2008, she was 25 years old and enjoying a tasty bite of the Big Apple.
...

BY Dawn Dorsey

Seven years after successful treatment at MD Anderson, Janice thought she had closed the book on breast cancer. Her life was back to normal...

BY Dawn Dorsey

In 2007, brain cancer survivor Christine Butterfield added two new words to her vocabulary. Words she wishes she didn't know so much about...

BY Dawn Dorsey

Chances are you've worked with someone like Gail Goodwin, a program manager in MD Anderson's External Communications office. She's the one...

BY Dawn Dorsey

For Wayne Murray, the chance to light up children's faces by playing Santa Claus at MD Anderson's Proton Therapy Center is a way to give back...