Cancer

Light the Night hopes to illuminate Cancer awareness

Columbia, SC (WOLO) — Light the Night is an event that is hosted by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society with a goal of raising money and awareness about blood cancers that organizers say does not discriminate. According to LLS,  they have made some progress by helping patients with support services , lifestyle treatments and Cancer research that is showing promise….

Butterflies to Fly over State House for Ovarian Cancer

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Soon butterflies will fill the skies over the SC State House. The Butterfly Release is an annual event for the Ovarian Cancer Coalition of Central South Carolina. The event will take place on September 21st, 2017. Nearly 55 butterflies will be released in memory of those affected by ovarian cancer. September is national ovarian cancer awareness month.  …

Waving to a billion people takes a lot of out of a 6 year old

A 6 year old cancer survivor shares her Rose Parade experience

1/7The Gilgers enjoy the Rose Parade The Gilger Family pictures from the Rose Parade Show Caption Hide Caption 2/7gilger-11 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/7gilger-12 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/7gilger-14 Show Caption Hide Caption 5/7gilger-emily Show Caption Hide Caption 6/7gilger-6 Show Caption Hide Caption 7/7gilger-5 Show Caption Hide Caption COLUMBIA SC (WOLO)–“It was like a dream,” says 6 year old Edie…