Leukemia & Lymphoma Talks About Disease After Saunders' DeathThe news of Flip Saunders' death came as the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Minnesota held an event at Mall of America on Sunday. The LLS works to find a cure for different types of blood cancers, including Hodgkin's Lymphoma, from which Saunders suffered.
‘U’ Student Celebrates Final Chemo TreatmentConnor Cosgrove, 22, is getting his last chemotherapy treatment Friday. Teri Cannon, executive director of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, says it’s a day of celebration at the Amplatz Children's Hospital. "It's really exciting for us when any patient can be declared in complete remission," Cannon said. She says there are a lot people who don't know about this kind of cancer, or the fact that there are more than 150 types of blood cancer.